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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION statement No. M-700 (BT)
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS JANUARY, 1943

REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Exoluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 170 reports representing 175 motor carriers


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
January January Percent January January Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported ................ $26,131,199 114,373,623 81.8 41,975,287 21,539,010 94.9
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ...................... 7,726,445 4,591,752 68.3 18,280,261 9,655,051 89.3
New England Region Total ................... 1,231,386 654,651 88.1 3,933,043 1,918,545 105.0
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. ........... 159,750 91,371 74.8 851,969 401,605 112.1
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co.. 100,762 57,728 74.5 486271 289,92 67.7
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ...... 16,74 18,085 d 10.6 11,245 9,912 13.
I. C. T. Bus Co. ........................ .... 16,185 8,904 81. 38,042 22,164 71.
Interstate Busses Corp. ..................... 35,569 16,30 117.1 37,006 17:710 10.0
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. ..................... 39.931 22 895 74.4 199,664 1 475 74.4
Maine Central Transportation Co. ............ 90,291 47 81 88.8 297,359 161,17 84.5
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 78,889 8177 5 43,181 41,804 3.3
New England Transportation Co. .............. 315,478 133,076 813,915 384,688 111.
Rhode Island Bus o. .....................55,16 16421 235.9 137,88 4oo 244.6
Short Line, Inc. .......................... 215156 94547 127.6 88,841 376,880 125.2
Trailways of New England, Inc. .......... 5,488 s41,203 d 1.9 21,267 19,136 11.1
Vermont Transit Co., Inc ................... 72,550 24,448 9 146,445 39,059 274.9
Middle Atlantic Region Total ................ 2,819,189 1,589,407 77.4 7,071,254 3,761,671 88.0
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ............. 60,304 25,635 135.2 95,288 15,399 518.8
Asbury Park--New York Transit Corp ......... 25,759 17,784 4.8 32,037 23,735 35.0
Baltimore Motor Coach Co. / ............... 30,47 147,361 -
Blue Ridge Transportation Go. .............. 141,O 89,982 56.7 182,329 100,441 81.5
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. .............. 53371 33621 58.7 24202 146444 6
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. .................. ,122 2,232 986 184,220 475 105.9
Capitol Bus Co. ....................... 8,979 20,50 138.6 103,927 34,215 20.7
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 600671 413,772 452 892133 456,802 95
Champlain Bus Corp. ........................ 14,117 10,216 38.2 11 5,942 92
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) ..... 121,640 51,587 1358 407,7 177204 10.1
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. .............. 67.526 37,380 80.6 150,057 16 Q.
Eastern Trails Inc. ............ 18,767 12,88 46.8 17,988 16,8 2 6.9
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc. ............ 101,200 58 ,42 73.5111,100 52,27 112.5
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ........ 21,611 368 d 41. 22,3l 3,059 d 41.
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ................ 00 21 1 24 50,84 29,639 70
Hudson Transportation Co., Inc. ............. 3 1 17,443 100.0 357,411 180,72 97.
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. / ..... 187. 11873 60.2 733,110 499,6 46.9
L. B. K. Lines, Inc. ........................ 23704 10863 118.2 102992 49,312 108.9
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. .................. 7,341 10,244 664.8 151515 1320 1238.5
Logaai-villiamson Bus Co, ................0, 2102 95.0 897 3 8 14.7
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. / .......... 96,586 54490 77.3 354027 2 3 59.9
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc...... ...... 59,481 41792 82,976 54,3 52
Mountain Transit Corp. .................... 7 4 0381.6 4 20 0
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ............. 25 10414.5 55 6 3 63 63.9
Quaker City Bus Co. ....................... 45 29406 54. 59, 34610 70.9
Reading Transportation Co. ................ 48,091 25620 87.7 215,169 16,799 101.5
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc ................ 57456 20237 183.9 694 1984 256.
Reynolds Transportation Co. ................. 834,58 14,o 147.4 23 470 0.5
Rockland Coaches Inc. 5/ ................... 051 87.755 68. 549 2 35,257 8.
Safeway Trails, ino. ........................ 1,5 3.2 97,346 37,253 161.3
Short Line Inc. of Penn. ................... 62,512 1 238.9 2638290,08 192.9
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. .......... 9,317 1881 108.2 4,79 3,937 136.0
West Ridge Transportation Co. ............. 69,923 33,411 109.3 256,4 128,211 100.0
West Virginia Transportation Co. ............. 114,72 600 157.2 274,16 105,526 159.8
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. ... 50,892 56684 d 10.2 26682 287,284 d 7.1
White Star Lines, Inc. ....................... 113,161 67,687 67.2 338 431 206896 .
Central Region Total ........................ 3,675,870 2,347,694 56.6 7,275,964 3,974,835 83.1
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ............... 36,473 18,173 100.7 80,334 3 930 136.8
All American Bus Lines, Inc. ............... 195,583 81,738 139.3 22,524 470 362.5
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ......... 31683 13,902 127.9 45,050 16,649 170.6
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc................. 1167 34,852 75.5 280,852 132,682 111.7
Capitol Greyhound Lines ..................... 9031 87251 25.0 110,522 860 61.1
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co ... 19 51 83,575 131.0 747,822 352,380 112.2
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. .......... ,59 8,771 56.4 46,425 28,600 62.3
DeLuxe Motor Stages ......................... 9,767 10,277 d 5.0 3,692 4,687 d 21.2
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............ 14,034 11,288 24.3 14,156 7,332 -93.
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc........... 525,025 265,613 7.7 2,193,488 1,134,5 9
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind. 1/. 208.788 142,205 46. 139,93 92442 54
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co........ 25, 12,238 105.8 53,337 30972 2.
Illini Coach Co., Inc....................... 12,570 8,375 50.1 20,435 12,173 6.9
Illinois Greyhound Lines, Inc. .............. 115,987 102,453 13.2 134, 3 76153 76.4
Illinois Transit Lines, Inc................. 27,549 1071 110.8 4277 17570 143.
Indiana Motor Bus Co. ............,77 32,123 79.8 874 45 4 92.4
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. ..9 2 53 33 23395 30
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. ................... 3069 1 8 91.1 45,516 P 9? 1pf.
King Brothers Co. ........................... 68 35 93.8 137,7 75,399 82.7
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ................ 15726 8,335 88.7 20,80 9 611 116.5
Northern Trails, Inc. .......................029 20,54 d 7.7 914 4l145 d 78.0
Ohio Bus Line Co. ........................ 51,296 30,879 6.1 203758 141962 43.5
Owosso-Flint Bus Line, Inc. ....... ..... 53,979 32:816 64.5 56830 27,396 107.4
Penn Bus Co. ................................ 7 74 41.866 81.0 297 46 123 6,1.1
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. ..................
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 1,12 9 728 .5 1, 645 7 14 42.
Peoria-Rockford Bus Co. .................... 21,841 10,788 102.5 42,305 1159 198.8
Red Star Way, Inc. ......................... 17,537 11,676 50.2 25,633 16,863 52.0
Short Way Lines, Inc. ................... 130,275 47,006 177.1 284,136 96,465 194.5
Southern Limited, Inc. ........... ...... 41,924 24,616 70.3 22,94 11,887 93.
Valley Public Service Co. .................. 65,857 25,653 156.7 122,684 42,424 18 .2
Wesson Co. .................................. 101,829 57,940 75.7 334,112 180,804 S4.8
Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of $100,000 or over annually. Carriers
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local or sub-
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
SComparative 1942 figures represent, or include as applicable, returns of predecessor company or companies.
Figures for 1942 not available.
Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
SIncludes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
SIncludes Westwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
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REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Exoluding Charter, or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Pasengers carried
District and carrier
January January Percent January January Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase
Southern.Region Total ...................... 7,462,460 *3,979,548 87.5 10,677,841 5,359,107 99.2
Alaga Coach Lines Inc ...... ...... 46,081 18,446 149.8 5,430o 24,487 126.4
Atlantic GreyhounA Corp ..................... 1,489,044 909,351 63.7 1,62 7 907260 1.1
Atlantic Stages ................ ... ... 18,358 7,477 145.5 4148 16,440 152.1
Bowling Green-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Inc .. 20,378 8,385 14i.0 34,743 17,225 101.7
Capital Motor Lines ....................... 66,037 38,75 69.9 102,905 57,5? 78.9
Carolirl Coach Co. ......................... 321,761 13671 136.5 802,65 362,289 121.
Carolina Coach Co. of Va. ..................98,720 37,61 162.3 140,911 47,808 194.
Carolina Motor Bus Lines ................... 26999 169.0 55958 22088 153.4
Carolina Soenic Coach Lines ................ 77 69 32,77 17.0 264,861 142,620 85.7
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. ................ 66479766 2 44 114
Crescent Stages, Inc ..................... 140,106 72 92.8 22 56.2
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. ................ 558.079 308214 81.1 572.3 630 104i.6
Florida Motor Lines Corp. ................ 525,617 8562 82.2 56413 ,83 132.3
Georgia Stages, In. ................... 108,580 51,747 109.8 156,08 82,323 89.9
Greensboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Ino. ... 126,170 71,591 76.2 468,63 290,100 61.5
Gulf Transport Co. ........................ 75,49 21,547 250.2 94,80 32,745 189.5
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ................... 17712,317 43.8 26879 22.475 19.)
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. ................... 16 67 9,64 72.9 30,262 17,505 72.9
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. ................. 106,853 47,624 124. 300,856 124,63 41.5
Queen City Coach Co. ....................... 352,69 131,802 167.6 803,791 266,22 201.9
Riohmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 303,300 197,358 53.7 270,779 178,287 51.9
Seashore Transportation Co. ................ 109,841 55,239 98.8 234,028 135,851 723
Smoky-Mountain Stages, Inc. ................ 93,062 38,128 14.1 161,695 66,209 144.2
Southeastern Greyhound Lines ............ 1.402.500 725.274 93.4 1.782.26 843849 111.2
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. ............ 28,476 14,400 97.8 62,385 30,309 105.8
Southeastern Stages, Inc. ................... 101,304 63,307 60.0 112,15 91 5.7
Southern Stages, Inc ..................... 67,729 33,94 99.6 90,~ 66,40 .9
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc ................. 8,604 38123 11.1 59,841 24492 1
Teche Greyhound Lines ................... 670,081 -393,066 70.5 653,196 82,515 70.8
Tennessee Coach Co. ........................ 156,79 91,04 7.2 232,008 147 02 57.7
Tri-State Coach Corp. .................... 5,077 16,967 106.7 100,255 84,649 18.4
Virginia Stage Lines, In ............... 11,8 50,229 128.6 176,211 78.406 124.7
WESTERN DISTRICT Total .................... 10,942,294 5,802,323 88.6 13,017,185 6,524,852 99.5
Northwestern Region Total .................. 610,453 475,276 28.4 614,057 407,876 50.5
Jack Rabbit.Lines Inc. .................... 18,614 9,609 93.7 12,163 5,763 111.1
Northern Pacific transport Co. ............ 7,397 3,259 127.0 8,962 4,603 94.7
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 584,2 462,408 .4 592,932 397.510 9.2
Mid Western Region Total ................... 2,136,957 1,157,410 84.6 1,986,045 972,081 104.3
Burlington Transportation Co. .............. 485,907 206,752 135.0 478,149 191,903 149.2
Crown Coach Co.............................. 133, 101 ,00 129.5 155 ,829 52,279 18.1
Interstate Transit Lines / ............... 574,175 349,376 6. 48,212 281,063
Jefferson Transportation Co. ..............5. 105.171 80,009 3 988 7 6 o
Kansas City and Leavenworth Transp. Co .... 3307 12,513 15.4 85,821 48726 76.1
Missouri Transit Co. Inc............. 21,211 12,688 6.2 24,527 18,92 2.6
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, in. ................... 73,506 48808 5.6 85,933 36,9 13
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. .......... 685,562 368,754 85.9 592,502 259,4 128.
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ...... 25,117 20,502 22.5 26.235 17.955 46.1
Southwestern Region Total .................. 4,348,888 2,104,510 106.6 6,244,146 2,577,615 142.2
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. ............ 125,405 48,348 159.4 129,133 47,478 172.0
Arkansas Motor Coaches, Ltd., Inc. ......... 49,521 21,807 127.1 58,406 29,690 96.7
Arrow Coach Lines .................... 001 11877 144.2 36,708 7,238 407.2
Bowen Motor Coaches ...................... 758 20698 101.1 1,00,815 277,604 271.
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches .................. 17,9 4,765 257.8 9,555 2,014 374.4
Denoo Bus Lines, Inc. ..................... 23,323 11,417 104.3 55,35 22,135 150.0
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. .................. 1 9 70359 176.9 49966 105.528 2g8.5
Frisco Transportation Co. ... ........ 28,218,094 248.6 63,806 18,283 249.0
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. 1/ .......... 22,81 6,1 269.2 50,743 11,737 332.-
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc. ....... 273,522 95,347 186.9 6,056 202, 212.6
Jordan Bus Co. ............................. 924 14,688 110.5 44,42 140.
Kerrville Bus Co., Inc ..................... 14827 5.897 132.9 1 41 77
Mid-Continent Coaches .. .................. 9,,78 128. 78,266 2 7 16.
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines .. 85,524 51,749 65.3 96078 5811 6.9
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ....... 35,41 182,005 94.8 46,oo00 0778 9.
Oklahoma Transportation Co. ................72,20 91,613 88.2 201,787 120,73 610
Southwest Coache In. .................. 18,93 8685 118.2 6,67
Southwestern Greyhound Lines Inc. ........ 1.195.728 727.725 64.3 814773 452079 80.2
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp ...... 72,489 2 5 173.5 19858 62291 218.1
Sunshine Bus.Lines, Inc. ................ 97,923 44,453 1.3 1 2,20 44,744 168.2
Texas Bus Lines........................... 77,707 28,025 177.3 168,735 56,331 199.5
Texas Motorooaches, Inc ................ 59,230 25,597 131.4 156,868 69,247 126.5
Texas New Mexico & Oklahoma Coaches, Inc 123,542 57,152 116.2 112,216 39,873 181.4
Tri-State Transit Co. of Louisiana, Inc.. 633,951 252,946 150.6 1,055,107 499,886 111.1
Union Bus Lines ......................... ,693 22,685 145.5 55,597 15,530 258.0
Union Transportation Co. .................. 17,296 11,011 57.1 49,559 31,381 57.9
Rooky Mountain Region Total ............... 314,812 155,125 102.9 246,997 116,975 111.2
Denver-Colorado Springs-PuebloMotor Way,Inc. 49,274 25,099 96.3 76,919 15,051 411.1
Denver Salt Lake Pacific Stages, Inc. ...... 19,748 7,389 167.5 6,634 2,418 174.4
Intermountain Transportation Co. .......... 49,800 44,298 12.4 53,954 47,058 14.7
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ....... 86,510 33,782 156.1 43,967 17,351 153.4
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc ................... 3,578 30,554 17.5 35,472 16,013 121.5
Rooky Mountain Motor Co. .................. 25,902 14,003 85.0 30,051 19,084 57.5
Pacifio.Region Total ...................... 3,531,184 1,910,002 84.9 3,925,940 2,450,305 60.2
Auto Interurban Co ........................ 72,633 25,959 179.8 251,672 101,248 148.6
Dollar Lines ............................. 8,735 14600 4.2 2,992 4,222 d .1
Gibson Line ............................ 48,459 13,228 266.3 172,642 28,012
Grays Harbor Lines ......................... 18,987 9445 101.0 30,916 9 198.8
Inland Stage Co. ....................... 64, 22,796 184.1 141,165 39,4 1.7
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ...................... 3961 17526 16. 30.042 1 9.
North Coast Transportation Co. ........ ~3.32 1 19 5669.1 473,230 273 595 73.0
Pacific Greyhound Lines ........... ... 2,222,55 1,237,487 79.6 ,206,787 1,628 723 35.5
Peerless Stages, Inc. ..................... 41 9 19,228 114.0 104,044 60189 72.9
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) ... 193 10105,356 833 161,598 93298 732
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) ....... 277, 265 137,933 101.0 165,352 96,098 72.1
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. ........... 220,000 114,938 91.4 185,500 97,611 90.0


Note:--See page 1,
1/ Comparative 1942 figures represent, or include as-applicable, returns (
2/ Includes Interstate Transit Lines, Inc.
/ Decrease. u. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1943-0-475225


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-700 (BT)
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS FEBRUARY 1943


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 172 reports representing 177 motor carriers


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier February February Percent February February Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported ............... $25,121,214 $14,300,132 75.7 41,658,644 21,880,588 90.4
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ..................... 7,395,281 4,581,495 61.4 18,018,611 10,011,981 80.0
New England Region Total ................... 1,157,637 658,553 75.8 3,591,127 1,880,023 91.0
Boston & Maine Transportation Co........... 144,709 93,198 55.3 777,732 400,855 94.0
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co.. 92,810 56,198 5.1 437,753 271,072 61.5
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 15,095 20,578 d 26.6 10,363 11,286 d 8.2
I. C. T. Bus Co .......................... 14,978 8,437 77- 5 35,112 21,018 67.1
Interstate Busses Corp. ................... 5,398 17,115 106.8 35,995 17,913 100.9
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 42,131 21616 94. 0210.692 108,087 94.
Maine Central Transportation Co. ........... 84,732 50,543 67.6 28,3 46 161,11 72
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc .......... 80,754 90,061 d 10.3 2,84 46,030 d .7
New England Transportation Co. ............. 287,489 132,072 117.7 730,039 369,005 97
Rhode Island Bus Co..................... 55,305 16,110 243.3 130,791 40,000 227.0
Short Line, Inc. ........................... 193,711 87,687 120.9 743,477 374,063 98.8
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............. 35,484 38,730 d 8 4 21,278 19,532 8.9
Vermont Transit Co., Inc ................. 75,041 26,208 186.3 137,065 40,051 242.2
Middle Atlantic Region Total ............... 2,670,041 1,584,818 68.5 6,690,551 3,616,979 85.0
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ............. 64,534 28,969 122.8 105,387 19,396 443.3
Asbury Park--New York Transit Corp. ........ 23,385 19,401 20.5 28,963 25,686 12.8
Baltimore Motor Coach Company 2/ ........... 25,759 125,779 -
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 18,796 88,18 57.4 171,721 96,90 77.2
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. ............... 49,369 30,88 59.9 225,303 13 25 66.4
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. ................. 52,7756,7419.4182,304 97,394 87.2
Capitol Bus Co. ........................... 60,738 18,403 230.0 117,021 30,661 281.7
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. .............. 570,537 434,854 31.2 868,981 486,518 78.6
Champlain Bus Corp ......................... 13,37011 50. ,635 5,070 109.8
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va) .... 106,3 37 120.0 355,155 162,3 118.7
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ............. 60 736,361 66.9 136,492 81,040 8.
Eastern Trails, Inc....................... 17,391 12,622 37.8 17,853 16,103 10.9
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc. ............ 9,100 53,662 75.4 102,900 49,395 108l.
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ....... 24,216 34,442 d29.7 24,942 35,836 d 30.
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ................. 51,785 33,857 43,466 32,899 --32T
Hudson Transportation Co., Inc. ............ 33,222 18,82476.5 53113 195,796 80.3
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. / ..... 173,215 107.04 618 672.355 54.42 4g.
L. B. K. Lines, Inc ....................... 21,464 12,011 78.7 97.153 53,720 0.9
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. .................. 81,140 11,506 605.2 149,532 12,559 100.
4.egZan-Wla-iameon-a Co. .. .-ry-.-.-S-.-.-. rr -40i421- -912j -6-111..2 7,438 3-2,247 109.i
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. 4/ ............. 88,697 50,107 77.0 330,095 202,837 62.7
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. ................ 71,113 44,161 6.0 82204 52,832 55.6
Mountain Transit Corp. ..................... 8 474 697 129.2 24459 2,242 98.9
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ............. 18, 10,743 68.0 57,808 33,030 75.0
Quaker City Bus Co. ...................... 47,55 29547 60.8 67,674 34,627 95.4
Reading Transportation Co. ................. 48,84 24,755 97.3 219,768 101,833 115.8
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc ................ 57,348 19,316 196.9 70,032 22,797 207.2
Reynolds Transportation Co. ................ 30,421 12,776 138.1 54,425 26,971 101.8
Rockland Coaches, Inc. 5/ ................ 135,606 82,720 63.9 479,419 305,055 57.2
Safeway Trails, Inc. ....................... 49,1531,745 549 88,711 38,42 130.
Short Line Inc. of Penn. ................... 63,307 19,442 225.6 259,684 84,994 20.5
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. ......... 36,936 19,231 92.1 75,855 36,789 106.2
West Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 60,066 ,717 73.0 247,113 131,449 88.0
West Virginia Transportation Co. .......... 9,344 46,999 111.4 246,200 113,380 117.1
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. / ....... 47,397 41,391 14.5 253,281 205,005 23.5
White Star Lines, Inc. .................... 101,304 67,804 49.4 297,330 201,262 47.7
Central Region Total ....................... 3,567,603 2,338,124 52.6 7,736,933 4,514,979 71.4
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ............... 34,412 18,943 81.7 76,429 33,709 126.7
All American Bus Lines, Inc................. 201,906 81,295 148.4 22,215 4,24 402.1
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ............... 29,624 15,545 90.6 41,941 20,069 109.0
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. ................ 60,067 33,926 77.1 277,383 131,759 110.5
Capitol Greyhound Lines .................... 111,142 83,55 3.0 104,684 65720 59.3
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co... 179,262 87,877 104.0 700,229 361,834 93.5
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. ......... 13,010 9,093 43.1 42,057 27,880 50.9
DeLuxe Motor Stages ........................ 8,696 7,652 13.6 3,259 3,307 d 1.5
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............ 13,596 9,863 37.8 14,187 7,487 8.
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 488,225 266,677 83.1 2,037,388 1,115,153 82.7
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind. / 200,12 12889 56.5 132,180 84,139 57.1
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co........ 19,8349,012 120.149,07333654
Illinois Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............. 120,733 101,351 19.1 123,443 78,826 56.6
Illinois Transit Lines, Inc ................ 27,549 13,231 108.2 42,779 17,202 148.7
Indiana Motor Bus Co. ..................... 58,707 32,690 79.6 77,690 46,831 65.9
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. .. 15,021 8,920 68.4 30,962 23,378 32.4
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. .................. 28,329 16,191 75.0 43,705 21,094 107.2
King Brothers Co. .......................... 67.845 33,565 102.1 136,560 75,109 81.8
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ............... 15,753 9,180 71.6 ,511 11,215 65.1
Northern Trails, Inc. ....................... 5884 8,777 d 33.0 695 1,720 d 59.6
Ohio Bus Line Co. ........................ 46,53 29,16 59.0 185,85 135,85
Owosso-Flint Bus Line, Inc. ................ 50,20 31,274 60.6 54,357 25,918 109.7
Penn Bus Co. ............................... 69.867 413 69.0 65 9 178.216 49.1
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co................ 197,251 122,744 60.7 501,846 312,079 60.8
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 1,069,321 911,392 17.3 1,026,872 715,357 43.5
Peoria-Rockford Bus Co. ................. 32,500 10,788 201.3 42,760 14,159 202.0
Red Star Way, Inc. ......................... 19,160 10, 84.2 24,220 15,449 56.8
Short Way Lines, Inc. ..................... 122,417 46,744 161.9 264,089 98,608 167.8
Southern Limited, Inc ................... 42,842 27,175 57.7 23,288 12,826 81.6
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 13,857 12,500 10.9 16,243 14,000 16.0
Valley Public Service Co. ................. 59,593 24,847 139.8 112,297 40,565 176.8
Wesson Co. .................................. 132,485 86,649 52.9 1,224,444 775,893 57.8


Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of $100,000 or over annually.
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
/ Comparative 1942 figures represent, or include as applicable, returns of predecessor company or companies.
Figures for 1942 not available.
Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
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Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
February February Percent February February Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase
Southern Region Total ..................... $6,907,734 $3,850,548 79.4 10,178,736 5,176,326 96.6
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc ................... 45,928 20,806 120.7 52,528 25,002 110.1
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. ................... 1,392,105 843,534 65.0 1,523,401 850,929 79.0
Atlantic Stages ............................ 16,63 6,775 11.5 35,664 14,903 139.3
Bowling Green-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Inc. ... 19, 7,918 146.9 32,561 15351 112.1
Capital Motor Lines ........................ 66,65 39,109 69. 93,5995 71.8
Carolina Coach Co. ......................... 299,797 139,778 11.5 764,879 3 2,620 110.9
Carolina Coach Co. of Va. ................ 94,509 39,147 11.153,11 6,200 232.1
Carolina Motor Bus Lines .................. 23,746 9 161.3 696 21,4 1217.3
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ................ 69,388 3,448 101.4 228,78 137,773 65.8
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. ................. 52,702 26,697 97.4 222,96 106,019 1 .9
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) ....... 2,240 15,545 171.7 127,391 65,531 4
Crescent Stages, Inc. ...................... 126,377 68,095 85.6 191,105 12,85 49.5
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. ................ 65 284416 73.2 515.496 254288 102.7
Florida Motor Lines Corp. ................. 5,28 305 ,5569.6 556,139 254,362 118.6
Georgia Stages, Inc. ...................... 99,146 4 100.5 146,697 77,817 88.5
Greensboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ... 126,315 24 82.5 456,151 286,2 59.3
Gulf Transport Co. ....................... 70,222 20,982 234.7 94,686 31,46 202.1
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ................... 1097 1 4 8.0 18324 17.851 2.6
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. .................. 26,18 12 115.9 27,719 22,589 22.7
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. ... ........ 103,933 46,765 122.2 290,691 137,301 111.7
Queen City Coach Co. ....................... 325,758 129,249 152.0 716,616 253, 87 182.7
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............. 287,559 195,3Z8 47.2 254,011 170,638 48.9
Seashore Transportation Co. ................ 100,395 52,800 0.1 221,2 127I,2 73
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ................ 53,439 56,226 *7.5 154,22 1 4
Southeastern Greyhound Lines ............... 1.231.170 700292 76.1 1,77 5 81421 117.8
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. .............. 26,642 12,685 110.0 57,744 29,350 96.7
Southeastern Stages, Inc ................ 98,741 59,534 65.9 108,231 66,588 62.5
Southern Stages, Inc. ..................... 62,93 3,5 6 80.9 84,146 45,024 86.9
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. .................. 83,935 o 904 105.2 60,450 25,610 136.O
Teche Greyhound Lines ..................... 35,627 88,200 67 62,670,611
Tennessee Coach Co. ....................... 1%8,923 85,55 .1 222,541 137,515 61.8
Tri-State Coach Corp. ...................... 40,652 15,0 1.9 144,237 86,099 675
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. ................ 113,217 50,268 125.2 176536 75,913 132.6
WESTERN DISTRICT Total .................... 10,818,199 5,868,089 84.4 13,461,297 6,692,281 101.1
Northwestern Region Total ................. 597,528 436,977 36.7 582,183 382,379 52.3
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. .................... 15,683 8,298 89.0 10,698 5,112 109.3
Northern Pacific Transport Co. ............. ,837 2,820 142.4 8,595 4,000 114.9
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 575,00o 425,859 35.0 562,890 373,267 50.8
Mid Western Region Total ................... 2,062,969 1,154,636 78.7 1,896,766 985,668 92.4
Burlington Transportation Co .............. 501,501 211,059 137.6 43,81 201,004 120.8
Crown Coach Co........................... 127,544 51,578 147.3 136,262 50,125 171.8
Interstate Transit Lines ................,00 71,49.1 41,98 27 16 52
Jefferson Transportation O. ............... 97.94 71. 37.0 972 61.209 53.1
Kansas City and Leavenworth Transp. Co. ..,599 12,204 183.5 83,654 45,410 84.2
Kansas City Southern Transport Co., Inc. .. 1,191 296 302.4 2,554 606 321.5
Missouri Transit Co., Inc ................ 17,361 11,557 50.2 24,972 18,15 7.3
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 76,496 38,147 100.5 88,949 38,049 133.8
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. .......... 625,301 367,522 70.1 580,398 20,136 107.2
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ..... 27,017 19,306 39.9 25,431 17,128 48.5
Southwestern Region Total .................. 4,252,952 2,128,894 99.8 6,076,062 2,645,707 129.7
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. ................ 125,035 46,115 171.1 121,677 45,969 164.7
Arkansas Motor Coaches Ltd., Inc. ......... 50,129 23,179 116.3 57,017 2 100.6
Arrow Coach Lines .......................... 26,631 8,795 202.8 35,524 7,135 397.9
Bowen Motor Coaches ........................ 429,724 200,231 114.6 1,082,172 289,184 274.
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ................. 19,417 6,206 212.9 10,017 2,289 337.6
Denco Bus Lines, Inc. ...................... 20,727 10,672 94.2 41,002 21,101 9.3
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. .................... 186,150 70,976 162.3 374.860 126.374 196.5
Frisco Transportation Co ............... 25,20 9,18 159.9 4516 17,192 162.7
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. 1/ ......... 17,242 8,722 97.7 45,696 20,876 118.9
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc. ......... 253,746 122,576 107.0 611,387 290,98 110.5
Jordan Bus Co. ............. .............. 30,271 13,068 131.6 44,359 16,946 161.8
Kerrville Bus Co., Inc. .................... 127,294 55,563 129.1 141,778 41,164 2444
Mid-Continent Coaches ..................... 3,444 16,755 129:4 -68,056 29,622 129.7
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines .. 82,048 49,895 64.4 98,052 522 .
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ...... 339,567 179,750 88.9 425,000 o 4372 45
Oklahoma Transportation Co. ............... 16,500 8,894 96.1 191,210 108,161 768l
Southwest Coaches, Inc. .................. 1.7,295 8,085 113.9 12,816 6,123 109.
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........ 1.16.309 703.608 65.5 780 122 43'.705
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. ........ 7,132 25,925 1821 203,815 8495 24.
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc. ................. 89,882 40,799 120.3 113,369 2,112 169.2
Texas Bus Lines ............................ 73,616 32,573 126.6 162,107 67,421 14b.4
Texas Motorcoaches, Inc. ................... 53,180 23,029 130.9 144,390 6 3,03 129.1
Texas New Mexico & Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. 11 9 50,778 123.3 102,704 ,97 163.7
Tri-State Transit Co. of Louisiana, Inc ... 61, 307,328 112.1 1,048,40 504,100 108.0
Union Bus Lines ........................... 2, 20,895 200.7 68,685 15,19 348.4
Union Transportation Co. .................. 17,348 9,759 77.8 46,604 28,621 62.8
Rocky Mountain Region Total ................ 281,687 134,487 109.5 230,122 101,923 125.8
Denver-Colorado Springs-Pueblo Motor Way,Inc. 48,890 24,391 100.4 68,797 21,008 227.5
Denver Salt Lake.Pacific Stages, Inc. ..... 20,038 6,984 186.9 5,98 2,122 17
Intermountain Transportation Co. .......... 48,81 31,131 56.8 49, 30,793
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc ........ 82,50 29,78 177.0 42624 15,9 176
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc. ............... 5,0 28,943 97.2 32,800 1 ,898 120.2
Rocky Mountain Motor Co. ................... 24375 13,250 84.0 30,596 17,673 73.1
Pacific Region Total ....................... 3,623,063 2,013,095 80.0 4,676,164 2,576,604 81.5
Auto Interurban Co ....................... 71,538 23,471 204.8 251,328 95,394 163.5
Dollar Lines ............................. 14,18 15,594 d 9.1 2910 2
Gibson Lines ................. ............. 74,00 16,135 5204, 60 8,9
Grays Harbor Lines ......................... 20,442 10,229 99.8 30,92 153,4 133.7
Inland Stage Co. ........................... 65,968 25,483 158.9 139,338 51456 170.8
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ..................... 36297 16389 121.5 27062 13,
North Coast Transportation Co. ............ 340,298 207,60 63.9 492,629 279445 63
Pacific Greyhound Lines .................... 2,259,510 1,299,429 73.9 2,912,404 1,74109 673
Peerless Stages, Inc....................... 42,767 20,558 108.0 104,759 61,099 71.5
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (Calfornia) .. 196,096 109,566 79.0 156,670 94,306 66.1
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) ........ 276,876 142,751 94.o 164,012 90,01 82.2
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. .......... 225,000 125,890 78.7 190,000 94,149 101.8


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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


REVENUES AND .PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 173 reports representing 178 motor carriers


Statement No. M-700 (BT)
MARCH, 1943


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
March March Percent March March Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all oarriere reported ................ $27,385,010 17,178,484 59.4 45,928,894 25,621,482 79.3
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ...................... 7,825,325 5,387,088 45.3 19,308,315 11,600,371 66.4
New England Region Total .................... 1,197,720 783,669 52.8 3,775,058 2,216,415 70.3
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. ........... 159,416 105,740 50.8 826,560 62,297 78.8
Boston, Worcester & New York Street By. Co. 95.501 .997 6.9 456,39 3091 647.6
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ...... 18,551 24,562 a 2.4. 11,'96 14 a 8
I. C. T. .Bus Co. ........................* 13,652 10,5 T 325 23,65
Interstate Busses Corp ..................... 35,989 19,63 36,02 16 83.
Maine Central Transportation Co. ............ 97,637 6, 56.7 3145,2 190 5651
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........ 5,202 90,96 d 11.9 45,0951, 12.
New England Transportation Co. .............. 278,953 152,939 82 7,582 421,955
Rhode Island Bu Co. ................ ......... 52,o01 2 031 125.8 143,7 ,99 93.9
Short Line, In. .................... ..... 202,016 124,28 62.6 779,3 ,471 75.3
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............. 38,612 38,129 0.5 22,78 20 962 8.7
Vermont Transit Co., Inc. ................. 77,286 35,966 114.9 142,771 56,199 154.0
Middle Atlantic Region Total ................ 2,765,115 1,805,212 53.2 6,970,369 4,076,152 71.0
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. .............. 61,480 28,137 118.5 106,777 20,944 4o9.8
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp. ....... 23,178 26,750 d 13.4 28,817 35,07 d 19.0
Baltimore Motor Coach Co. 2/ ................ 24,926 120 416 -
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. ............... 143,491 106,230 35.1 177,306 113,264 56.
Boulevard Transit Lines, In ............... 51.735 35882 23838 158,057
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. ............... .... 53 3 28,4 4 7.6l 8aO 111,300 '- $.0
Capitol Bus Co ............................. 53,184 30,839 72.5 126,794 5,397 16.7
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 623,712 501,610 24.3 925,327 566,965 63.2
Chaplain Bus Corp ......................... 12,073 10,773 12.1 10,914 5,959 83.2
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) 120,429 54,18 121.0 404,78 183,14 120.5
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ............ 52.177 39281 32.8 119.7 92.6 29.2
Eastern Trails, Inc. ...................... 19,958 1500 3.0 18,845 18,778.4
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc. .......... 93,532 59,877 56.2 97,0 3,97 .1
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ........ 25,788 39,371 34 26,706 0,92 a .7
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ................ 70,717 3:,124 -2 0889 37,382 3
Hudson Transportation Co., In ..... 31,917 18,817 69.3 41,67 200,094 70.8
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. / ...... 174.87 5121.7 44.2 9588 523.483 32.9
L. B. E. Lines,-Inc, ,,....... .............. W ,2 129 80o. ..... ,-5--,057 7 ,
Lincoln Transit Co., Ino. ................... 77,746 11,832 557.1 15,366 13,189 1o07.
Logan-Williamson Bus Co. .................... 6,779 23,t52 99.5 7,96 39,195 91.1
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. / ............ 88,83 :7 55. 334,.47 227,521 .0
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. ....... ...... 63,781 37.3 77,598 55,9:49 38.7
Mountain Transit Corp. ...................... 6.3573.299 92.7 3294 1.717 91
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ............ 21,058 10,839 9.3 61,1747, 62.5
Quaker City Bus Co. ......................... 47,061 35,508 32. 76,592 41,4 83.9
Reading Transportation Co. ................ 26,299 28,512 62.4 208,904 115,80 80.
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc. ............... 55,851 25,176 121.8 71,373 28,764 14.1
Reynolds Transportation Co. ................. 35,574 13,666 160. 61,32 26,571 129.7
Rockland Coaches, Ino. 5/ .................. 129,699 97.9-32.4 720 357.904 1.0
Safeway Trails, Inc. ........................ 4b,18 37,51o 23.1 9o415 47,273 9
Short Line Inc. of Penn. .................. 57,036 23,135 146.5 252,375 103,172 12.6
Western New York Motor Lines, In. .......... 34,774 21,200 64.0 75,665 41,16 84.5
West Ridge Transportation Co. ............ .. 81,174 40,671 99.6 290,723 150,229 93.5
West Virginia Transportation Co. ............ 111,655 52,097 114.3 278,855 121, 5 129.7
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. .... 9,605 36,050 37.6 264,004 171,46 54.0
White Star Lines, Inc. ...................... 106,275 77,204 37.7 317,896 223,607 42.2
Central Region Total ......................... 3,862,490 2,796,207 38.0 8,562,888 5,307,804 61.3
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ............... 38,710 22,435 72.5 86,778 42,901 102.3
All American Bus Lines, Inc. ................ 225,24 102,732 119.2 26, 7 5,177 411.0
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ................ 2,585 875 7.5 45, 21,791 110.4
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 6,,21 6.4 302,2 156,225 93.
Capitol Greyhound Lines ..................... 1.54 103.8 12.7 112 9 78.309 43.
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co. ... 192,16 105,060 83.2 81,10 421,73 92.5
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. .......... 6 10,845 355 6,98130,33 53.
DeLuxe Motor Stages ......................... 9,96 10,065 d 1.2 3,729 4,088 8.
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............. 15,152 13,072 I15,58 11,82 --V
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Ino. ........... 536,182 327,259 6 2,3 1,326,9 76.
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind. 1/. 227.73 1 062 8.8 14, 2097. S4.9
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co. ....... 15,825 13,0o 20.9 50,907 33,65 51.3
Illini Coach Co., Inc. ...................... 13,786 9,14 50.7 24,717 13,697 80.5
Illinois Greyhound Lines Inc. .............. 228 125,969 11.3 180,945 91,71 97.3
Illinois Transit Lines, In. .... .......... 27,633 15,952 3.2 40,89 22,67 81.9
Indiana Motor Bus Co. ...................... 54817 37,618 .7 81,71 569 44.6
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. ... 15,134 11,285 3.1 26,35 2 6 .5
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. ................... 3484 22.020 38.4 48.57 3.7 .6
King Brothers Co. ..........................591. 36598 106.6 149,87 87576 71.1
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ................ 17,731 9,528 86.1 21,623 13,328 62.2
Northern Trails, Ino. ................. ... 7,389 933- -
Ohio Bus Line Co. .......................... 50,329 35,199 43.0 202,991 157,492 28.9
Owosso-Flint Bus Line, Inc. ................. 7,004 9,169 45.5 57,9 30,519 89.9
Penn Bus Co. .............................. 5.618 o7010 60.9 288.71 202.00 2.9
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. .................. 218,009 11,314 52.1 584,410 375,668 55.b
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, In. ........... 1,158,648 1,086083 6.7 1,085385 829 635 30.8
Peoria Rookford Bus Co. ..................... 24,512 15,1 61.3 3746 22,68 4.9
Red Star Way, Inc. ........................ 20,222 12,1 66.5 27,354 16,882 62.0
Short Way Lines, Inc. ....................... 126695 56,597 12.9 287,092 122,026 135.3
Southern Limited, Ino. ...................... 45,27 33678 .5 24,972 16,074 55.4
Swallow Coach Lines, In. ................ 11,83 9,00 24.7 17,529 15,000 16.9
Valley Publio Service Co. ................... 63,87 28,663 122.9 120,955 48,341 10.2
Wesson Co. ................................. 137,265 103,399 32.8 1,270,340 899,055 41.3
Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of #100,000 or over annually. Carriers
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local or sub-
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
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Figures for 1942 not available.
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Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
March March Percent March March Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

Southern Region Total ....................... $7,526,058 $4,710,779 59.8 11,060,777 6,133,731 80.3
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc. ................... 47,241 23,022 105.2 8,628 27,415 113.9
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. ................. 1,520,203 1,062,572 43.1 1,64,156 989,717 65.7
Atlantic Stages ............................ 17,809 9,623 85.1 37,580 20,478 83.5
Bowling Green-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Ino. ... 19,958 9,422 111.8 34,225 16,903 102.5
Capital Motor Lines ........................ 73,732 48,962 50.6 102,666 68,934 48.9
Carolina Coach Co. .......................... 334,118 171,357 95.0 88,741 41o,26 14.6
Carolina Coach Co. of Va. .................. 104,254 47,836 117.9 14853 57,726 152.7
Carolina Motor Bus Lines ................... 23.533 1. 922 97. 4q.842 26.029 91.5
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ................ 7,919 -41 1 80.1 2,926 173, 4 .
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. .................56,088 33,231 68.8 232,85 159,113 .1
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) ....... 0,825 23,289 75.3 147,993 83,723 76.8
Crescent Stages, Inc. ...................... 135,202 85,847 57.5 204 8 159,658 28.0
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. ................ 532413 34.689 54.0 562 299.97 87.5
Florida Motor Lines Corp. .................. 533026 359,220 48.4 592,53 300,51 97.
Georgia Stages. Inc. ....................... 107834 62,383 72.9 157,327 91,6 71.7
Greensboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. .... 136,526 82,188 6.1 511,466 3,094 50.4
Gulf Transport Co. ......................... 77,211 26,178 194.9 101904 36,713 177.6
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ................... 19.139 11.4 66.5 38.71 3.242 26.9
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. ................. 19,73 10,b6 85. 29,4 1530
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. ................ 104,271 56,298 85.2 297,3 158,427 87.9
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........ 35,693 1,461 2343.1 6,862 1,382 1120.1
Queen City Coach Co ....................... 350,782 153,145 129.1 752,969 297,673 153.0
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 311,185 235,924 31.9 271,748 207,57 1.0
Seashore Transportation Co. ................ 109,806 63,357 73.3 243,592 1,983 68.0
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ................ 9955 43,777 121.5 175,837 72,52 142.5
Southeastern Greyhound Lines ............... 1.334.864 863.9 4. 1.971.479 982.20 100.6.
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. ............. 27,265 15,266 78.6 60,207 34,243 75.8
Southeastern Stages, Inc. .................. 108,584 4797 45.2 115,590 7,549 47.2
Southern Stages, Inc. ..................... 65,418 ,786 49.4 92024 56,364 63.3
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. .................. 90,799 0,265 80.6 67,782 29,59 133.3
Teche Greyhound Lines ...................... 693,373 462,o53 50.1 664,472 425 56.1
Tennessee Coach Co ..................... 156,111 102,364 52.5 240,712 16,14 9.1
Tri-State Coach Corp. ...................... 35,950 20,351 76.6 161,707 88,478 82.8
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. ................. 132,225 58,5 4 125.8 207,098 86,693 138.9
WESTERN DISTRICT Total .................... 12,033,627 7,080,617 70.0 15,559,802 7,887,380 97.3
Northwestern Region Total .................. 634,270 519,891 22.0 621,553 435,666 42.7
Jack Rabbit Lines Inc. .......... ... 17,046 10,010 70.3 11,269 919 90.4
Northern Pacific transport Co. ............ 7,224 3,458 108.9 8,921 ,873 83.1
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 610,000 506,423 20.5 601,363 424,874 41.5
Mid Western Region Total ................... 2,261,019 1,409,115 60.5 2,005,165 1,152,300 74.0
Burlington Transportation Co. .............. 510,121 258,318 97.5 513,934 244,102 110.5
Crown Coach Co. .......................... 140,937 81,8 72.3 9,76 7o4 102.3
Interstate Transit Lines 2 ............... 634,528 45017 459,455 3162 45.3
Jefferson Transportation Co. ................ 1131 80.6 40.1 10129 688s4 47.1
Kansas City and Leavenworth Transp. Co. .... 12,232 89,275.7
Kansas City Southern Transport Co., Inc. ... 1,49 3345 2,13 754 259.8
Missouri Transit Co. In. ................. 19,745 14,773 33.7 26,206 21,359 22.7
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, in. .... .............. 81,071 43,34 87.1 85,338 45,2 88.1
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. .......... 697,655 443,963 57.1 553,701 312,74 77.1
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ...... 27,736 22,973 20.7 26,228 19,626 33.6
Southwestern Region Total .................. 4,798,660 2,547.769 88.3 6,840,518 3,111,494 119.8
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. ................ 135,961 46,712 191.1 13,498 54,796 143.6
Arkansas Motor Coaches, Ltd., Inc. ....... 55,852 31,634 76.6 63,257 35,156 79.9
Arrow Coach Lines ......................... 32,866 15,355 114.0 39,156 9,006 334.
Bowen Motor Coaches ........................ 502,706 242, 107.2 1,228,393 383,350 220.4
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches .................... 22,99 6,628 239.5 11,575 2,794 314.3
Denoo Bus Lines, Inc .................. 21,537 11,2 83. 42,137 22 84.3
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. .................... 210.91 89.4 1 .8 461.113 .
Frisco Transportation Co. .................24,463 9,90 146.1 46,970 19,766 137.6
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. / ............ 21,783 10,139 114.8 48,359 21,551 12.4
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc. ........ 275,37 127 ,82 116.2 647,145 272,0o6 137.7
Jordan Bus Co. ........................... 30,998 14,98 113.8 57,291 18,635 20.
Kerrville Bus Co., Inc ..................... 157.915 69 0 127. 18647 .3.67 24.2
Mid-Continent Coaches ...................... 4772 85 116.2 74,8793,601 122.
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines .. 104,088 61,44o 69.5 100,83 6283 60.5
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ........ 363,920 207977 7. 475,oo 326 521 45.5
Oklahoma Transportation Co. ............... 180,218 96,201 8. 210,266 119,103.5
Southwest Coaches, Inc ................. 17,881 10,655 6 .8 13,768 648 80.0
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc.......... 1327 70 861.01 0 852111 52.70 62.
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. .......... 80,33 34023 136.3 236,800 75,096 215.
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc. ................... 99,063 5,965 87.0 118,398 51,846 12
Texas Bus Lines ............................ 74755 36,238 106.3 168,285 73,492 129.0
Texas Motorooaches, Inc. ................... 57,11 28,878 97.8 152,607 77,194 97.7
Texas New Mexico & Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. .. 115,743 57,371 101.7 110,941 49,971 122.0
Tri-State Transit Co. of Louisiana, Inc. ... 754,356 367,086 105.5 1,247,539 598,200 108.5
Union Bus Lines ............................ 71,236 27,956 154.8 66,134 21,257 211.1
Union Transportation Co. .................... 19,153 10,919 75.4 49,411 32,655 51.3
Rocky Mountain Region Total ................ 334,178 166,297 101.0 263,830 117,731 124.1
Denver-Colorado Springs-Pueblo MotorWay,Ino 58,726 30,759 90.9 82,384 26,342 212.7
Denver Salt Lake Pacific Stages, Inc. ...... 29,612 7,842 277. 7,090 2,595 173.2
Intermountain Transportation Co. ........... 53,683 38,218 .5 54,974 37,023 48.5
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ....... 9489 36,868 157.1 47,979 18,536 158.8
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc. ................ 71,451 37,008 .1 38,977 13,72 18.
Rocky Mountain Motor Co. .................. 25,917 15,602 .1 32,426 19,3 66.6
Pacific Region Total ...................... 4,005,500 2,437,545 64.3 5,828,736 3,070,189 89.8
Auto Interurban Co. ........................ 76,906 27,825 176.4 286,086 115,895 146.8
Dollar Lines ............................... 16,153 18,178 d 1.1 3,357 ,625 2.4
Gibson Lines ............................... 118,1 18,608 5322,956 47,252
Grays Harbor Lines ......................... 21,839 11,506 89.8 33,12 14 92 121.1
Inland Stage Co ........................... 75,257 32,030 135.0 146,929 66,79 120.4
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ...................... 44.1 20.128 119.3 28.128 15.890 77.1
North Coast Transportation Co. ............. 5,2 29,295 52.7 521,982 330,15 58.1
Pacific Greyhound Lines ...................... 2, 706 1,584,746 56.0 3,910,571 2,057,867 90.0
Peerless Stages, Inc. ...................... 4,769 4,096 85.8 116,720 71,835 62.5
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) .. 212,122 143.597 47.7 176,975 126,153 4o.0
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) ....... 318,704 17 6992 80.1 177,890 104,399 70:4
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. ........... 240,000 1 ,544 70.8 202,000 114,427 76.5


Note:--See page 1.
I/ Comparative 1942 figures represent, or include as applicable, returns
2J Includes Interstate Transit Lines, Inc.
4 Decrease.


of predecessor company or companies.
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U.S. DEPCTOIRY


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled frao 172 reports representing 177 motor carriers


Statement No. 1-700 (BT)
APRIL. 1943


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier April April Peroent April April Peroent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported ................ #28,899,283 $19,229,489 50.3 44,222,453 26,349,932 67.8
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ..................... 8,209,117 6,116,754 31.2 17,644,425 11,253,189 56.8
New England Region Total .................. 1,254,050 907,432 38.2 3,684,242 2,374,093 55.2
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. ........... 161,940 121,339 33.5 799,418 504,948 58.3
Boston, Worcester & New York Street By. Co.. 94,326 67,78 39. 9,022 0,722.1
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 2,648 ,062 0.6 25 18,280 d 24.
I. C. T. Bus Co. ............................ ,579 1,683 3 28 26,07421.
Interstate Busses Corp. ..................... 5 24603 42,991 24,2
Johnson Bus Lines, Ino. ...........40..... 0771 243.3 20.5 124.858
Maine Central Transportation Co. ..........a8 66 8547424 47193.4
New England Greyhound Lines Ino. .......... 1 145 682 d 18.4 5 87 6 6 a 2
New England Transportation 6o. ............. 27713 182,195 52 728,329 465, 22 567.4
Rhode island Bus Co ............... ....5. 58 251 13.4 ,0 69227 107.7
Short Line, Inc. ..... ............... ... 19 2 413 6. 62 4 472 285 61.5
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............ 720 406912.4 268825 990 1.9
Vermont Transit Co., Ino. .................. 80,787 44,024 83.5 14: 305 75 212 87.9
Middle Atlantio Region Total .............. 2,956,452 2,171,333 36.2 6,654,734 4,240,726 56.9
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. .............. 70,028 41,227 69.9 109,275 31,78 244.3
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp. ........ 25 44 29,287 d 13.1 31, 285 38,6 18.9
Baltimore MotorCoach Co. ................ 21 197 11147 -
Blue Ridge Transportation o. ............... 154,984 128,872 203 18482 267 38.7
Boulevard Transit Lines, Ino. ............... 840078 32.6 23866 1.277
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. .................. 5, 431986175 7318 1.8
Capitol Bus Co. ........................... 63,3 5 84.4 12881V 515462 149.0
Central Greyhound Lines, In. ............... 71,971 67,3 9-3 945526 622 326 51.9
Champlain Bus Corp. .............. ........... 20,589 1,3 5.2 2 112 .0
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Vest Va.) ..... 125122 6,03 108.4 415531 196 318 111.7
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ............. ,.402 44,8 23.0 124. 0 101908 22.1
Eastern Trails Ino. ........................ 22,968 1,956 21.2 20261 22,892 d 11.5
Edwards Motor transit Co., Ino. ............. 108,300 83,357 29.9 101200 66686
Grand Central Cadillao Renting Corp. ........ 28,392 49,988 d 42 29,223 1,582 d .
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. .................. 60,727 12,896 4 59,937 6,574 28
Inter-City Transportation Co., Ino. 3/ ...... 173,422 129,65 37 692,876 557 5 3 24.
L. BK. Line Ino. ....................... 21 1.4 2 91.9113 8.7
Lincoln Transit Co., Ino. ...,.............. ,9 1. 518.5 .-. 142,.464- .12, .
Logan-illiaon us o. .................... 1925,78 77.4 75,397 3 ,887 .0
Manhattan Transit Co., Ino. / .............. 80,1 59,933 37 329 714 54 38.9
Frank Martz Coaoh Co., Ino. ............... 78 2W 73.2 77137754 8.
Mohawk Ooaoh Lines, Ino ...........12,276 7,79 66.4 99 9,21 60.9
Mountain Transit Corp. ........................ 11.308o 6 .2 5618 3.415 690.
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ............. 19,276 12245 57.4 6o80 37,05 60.4
Quaker City Bus Co. ........................ 52,4 4 857 14.9 77222 3,920 43.2
Reading Transportation Co. ..... ...... ...... 6 3805 49.9 200302 11,069 6.4
Red Star Motor Coaches, Ino. ................ 6 ,178 32 96.2 75875 37,95 100.8
Reynolds Transportation Co ................. 5 1617 132.2 52,791 2719 91.1
Rookland Coaches Ino. / .......... 1 079 480.7 521.718 57.9 4.8
Safeway Trails, fno. ........................0 11 47 4269 5195 1 4567.9
Short Line Inc. of Penn. ............... 58,548 30,082 4. 2 196 121 105.0
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. .......... 3,548 25,335 40.3 570 4593 60.3
Vest Ridge Transportation Co. ............... 053 85.2 986 107.0
West Virginia Transportation Co. ............ 110,887 55:87 98.4 268952 12 1 114.4
Westwood Transportation Co., Ino. 6/ .......49,367 48,87 2.0 265848 24 61 10.0
White Star Lines, Ino. ................... 110515 83,791 31.9 313,016 232, 77 34.6
Central Region Total ........................ 3,998,615 3,037,989 31.6 7,305,449 4,638,370 57.5
A. B. C. Coaoh Lines, Lessee ................ 39,977 24,104 65.9 87,586 48,179 81.8
All American Bus Lines, Ino. ................. 23,51 112,257 108.9 26,016 6,258 315.7
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ............... 34,023 22,63 03 46,661 26,697 74.8
Bluebird Coaoh Lines, Ino .................. 67,949 41,168 .1 297,680 160,410 85.6
Capitol Greyhound Lines ..................... 133250 123.582 .8 123.179 .878 38.6
Cinoinnati & lake Erie Transportation Co. ... 182,749 1116 77,3 451,212 71
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. .......... 15,182 11 36.6 47,994 31,612 518
DeLuxe Motor Stages ....................... 12,928 13,722 .8 4,856 5,273 d
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............. 16,591 16,976 16,958 12,597
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, In. ........ 559,502 35,875 2,311,027 1,330,3.7
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Ino. of Ind2. 6751 6971 53. 155923 0590 .2
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co ....... 18,985 13,110 44.52183 2866 2.2
Illini Coach Co., Inc. ..... .............. 14,113 1413 35.5 4,255 15,2 59.1
Illinois Greyhound Lines In. ............. 160,11 146,352 9.9 171788 99,8 72.0
Illinois Transit Lines, Ino. ...... ... 2872 16913 69.8 955 22,235 122.7
Indiana Motor Bus o. ...................... 5: 39,741 3.7 83 142 59 39.7
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. ... 2 11,967 3 1405 2701 3.2
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. ..................32.009 23.6 66 38.8 .089 33.489 46
King Brothers Co. ............................ 76,81 46,753 6.-15,393 96 481 61.1
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ................ 18,306 11,462 5.7 23,089 14680 5.3
Northern Trails, Ino. ....................... 33 686 6. 970 1171 d 1.
Ohio Bus Line Co. ......... .... .... 5,73 34,479 50.0 214,131 153,077
Owoeso-Flint Bus Line, Inc. ................. 62899 39,999 57.3 65,557 31 5 107.8
Penn Bus Co. ............................... 7512 52,511 3.1 213 2 31.9
Penn-Ohio Coaoh Lines Co. ................... 255 50.1 5 03 402 1
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc ......... 1,263,, 17 ,2 99
Peoria Rookford Bus Co. ..................... 3 2 4107 66.5 3240 21 5
Red Star Way, Inc. .......................... 22,46 14259 57.1 28 18
Short Way Lines Inc. ....................... 140,995 65408 115.6 285677 129 0 10.0
Southern Limite, Inc. ................... ... 510 39,534 .1 27,380 17 9 53.4
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. ................... 2402 10,37 1.6 1,7 10 000 94.7
Valley Public Service Co. .................. 67,541 31,627 113.6 124,037 53,435 132.1


Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of $100,000 or over annually.
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
1 Comparative 1942 figures represent, or include as applicable, returns of predecessor company or companies.
Figures for 1942 not available.
SInoludes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line Ino.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coaoh Co., In.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lnes, Inc.
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REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OP PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
April April Percent April April Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

Southern Region Total ...................... $8,076,991 $5,328,534 51.6 11,380,251 6,753,067 68.5
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc. ................... 50,190 25,903 93.8 61,310 29,865 105.3
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. ................. 1,670,747 1,219,916 37.0 1,712,458 1,125,84 52.1
Atlantic Stages ............................ 19,032 10,024 89.9 40,938 21,115 93.9
Bowling Green-Hopkinaville Bus Co., Inc. .. 21,081 10,800 95.2 35,617 18,9 88.0
Capital Motor Lines ........................ 73,56 54,173 5.7 1,225 74,251 43.1
Carolina Coach Co. .......................... 351,42 191,384 88 819,310 450,112 82.0
Carolina Coach Co. of Va. ................... 113,59 57,964 9.1 156,59 65,16 140.5
Carolina Motor Bus Lines ................... 25.311 14.030 80.4 52304 2769 89.2
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ................ 67,342 46,850 .7 244141 211995 15.3
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. ................... 58,292 41,556 0.3 237,705 159,045 49.5
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc.(Tenn.)....... 47,992 29,880 60.6 15,909 86,130 85.
Crescent Stages, Inc. ...................... 140,621 92,650 51.8 206,097 167,803 22.8
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. ................. 568,223 384,724 47.7 591,128 324,859 82.0
Florida Motor Lines Corp. .................. 562,063 380,033 47.9 5 6,655 293,298 87.1
Georgie Stages, Inc. ....................... 110,298 73,391 162,962 102,91) 8:3
Greensboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ... 142.641 89178 .0527.589 359.2938
Gulf Transport Co. ......................... 78,814 31Y.1498 .106 77 39,931 165.7
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ................... 18,959 1 29.2 39,628 28,75 37.8
Lewisburg Bus Lin, nc................... 23,071 12,550 83.8 33,397 15,92 109.6
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .................. 112,529 67759 66.1 315751 177,927 7.5
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc.......... 37,105 2,479 1396.8 17,27 1,605 976.
Queen City Coach Co. ....................... 70,936 181,533 104.3 805,626 345,58 133.1
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............. 34,941 278,351 23.9 292,01 236,929 23.3
Seashore Transportation Co. ................ 11682 65967 72.3 259969 142.758 821.1
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ................ 4 ,048 (2,261 103.8 195,217 84,465 131.1
Southeastern Greyhound Lines ............... 1,469, 51 5.8 1,925,70 1,o59,s 9 81.7
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc ............. 29,32 17,310 6.4 6,905 38,647 65.4
Southeastern Stages, Inc. .................. 112,941 83,801 34.8 124,122 87,294 42.2
Southern Stages, Inc ..................... 6,568 46,130 50.8 92,038 60,025 53.3
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. .................. 9051 55,29 70.1 73,837 56,002 1.8
Teche Greyhound Lines ..................... 7 0 5,2 29.3 688,472 490152.5
Tennessee Coach Co. ........................ 174,429 116,315 50.0 281,16 176,101 59.6
Tri-State Coach Corp. ...................... 50,80 16,385 208.1 175,987 88,387 99.1
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc ................. 10,955 74, 40 90.1 226,972 104,465 117.3
WESTERN DISTRICT Total .................... 12,613,175 7,784,201 62.0 15,197,777 8,343,676 82.1
Northwestern Region.- Total .................. 703,812 562,235 25.2 661,248 453,846 45.7
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. ................... 18,403 '10,931 68.4 11,973 6,020 98.9
Northern Pacific Transport Co. ............ 7,150 3,215 122.4 8,490 4,683 81.
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 678,259 548,089 23.7 640,785 443,14 44
Mid Western Region Total ................... 2,392,872 1,536,300 55.8 2,033,074 1,221,991 66.4
Burlington Transportation Co............... 557,475 293,47 89.9 494,590 248,330 99.2
Crown Coach Co. ............................ 19,314 89,6 66. 152,842 87,3 75.0
Interstate Transit Lines 2/ ................ 682,04 499,136 36.7 451,464 324,94 39.0
Jefferson Transportation o. ................ 117,8 84,272 39.4 106,492 69,390 53
Kansas City and Leavenvorth Transp. Co .... 30.596 14.342 113.3 8,228 5.,041 66
Missouri Transit Co. Inc. ................ 21,529 17,557 22.6 27,102 22,719 19
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, nc............... 81,700 52,40 55.9 88,900 47,467 87.
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. .......... 721,774 40,150 9 6006 351,64 70.
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ..... 30,732 25,297 21.5 27,809 20,374 36.5
Southwestern Region Total .................. 5,072,033 2,885,277 75.8 7,147,956 3,389,345 110.9
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. ................. 141,553 61,280 131.0 143,966 63,747 125.8
Arkansas Motor Coaches, Ltd., Inc. ......... 57,488 31,944 80.0 66,60 34,378 94.0
Arrow Coach Lines .......................... 36,266 19,5 85.6 4,32 12,57 259.4
Bowen Motor Coaches ....................... 61754 283,825 117.5 1,36435 10,59 2)2.3
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ................... 2,469 6,545 273.9 11,006 2,936 274.9
Denco Bus Lines, Inc. ...................... 23.090 12.98 90.9 7432 23.720 1000
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. ................... 212,73 98,545 115.9 49,349 163,683 199.0
Frisco Transportation Co. ................. 22,724 10,319 120.2 26,759 19,260 38.9
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. 1/ ........... 22,987 11,212 105.0 50,513 23,640 113.7
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc....... 282,422 156,287 80.7 659,050 312,830 110.7
Jordan Bus Co. ............................. 30,277 14,563 107.9 42,223 19,126 120.8
Kerrville Bus Co., Inc. .................... 175,590 81,416 115.7 214,62 62,444 243.7
Mid-Continent Coaches ...................... 5.707 21 316 114i4 79.886 39.~29 102.1
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines 100,156 65,68 53.2 103,069 68,946 49.5
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ....... 377,194 24071 56.9 500,000 353,309 41.5
Oklahoma Transportation Co. .............. 184,209 106,419 73.1 217,819 125,672 73.3
Southwest Coaches, Inc .................... 21,726 13,558 60.2 15,419 8,871 73.8
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 1,406,506 977,210 43.9 891,292 577,63 4.
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. .......... 81140 32.001 153.5 23871 70,46 214
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 98,53 b62,51 58.1 1791 58,426 118.7
Texas Bus Lines,............................ 75,257 40,659 85.1 16,0 81,959 103.1
Texas Motorcoaches, Inc. .................. 5,92 29,826 90.9 155,541 80,357 93.6
Texas New Mexico & Oklahoma Coaches, Inc.. 121,42 62,957 92.9 117,266 57,412 104.3
Tri-State Transit Co. of Louisiana, Inc. .. 76,568 400,992 90.4 1,259,660 61,662 90.4
Union Bus Lines .......................... 74,394 33,O83 124.9 68,984 23,942 188.1
Union Transportation Co. ................... 18,533 11,794 57.1 50,586 32,747 54.5
Rocky Mountain Region Total ................ 352,530 181,671 94.0 256,456 116,034 121.0
Denver-Colorado Springs-Pueblo Motor Way, Inc 59,006 35,273 67.3 82,905 21,154 291.9
Denver Salt Lake Pacific Stages, Inc. ..... 26,384 8,490 210.8 7,275 2,850 155.3
Intermountain Transportation Co. .......... 58,517 39,994 46.3 44,231 35,287 25.3
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ....... 97,518 44,923 117.1 4,989 21,276 130.3
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc. ................ 85,689 36,835 132.6 40,563 15,737 157.8
Rocky Mountain Motor Co. ................... 25,416 16,156 57.3 32,493 19,730 64.7
Pacific Region Total ...................... 4,091,928 2,618,718 56.3 5,099,043 3,162,460 61.2
Auto Interurban Co. ........................ 79,271 31,55 155.3 293,011 130,860 123.9
Bremerton-Tacoma Stages, Inc ............. 26,953 11,736 129.7 62,289 33,992 83.2
Dollar Lines ............................... 15,28 18,96 17.1 3281 4 51 .
Gibson Lines ............................... 90,40 20,181. 215,122 5 23 1.4
Grays Harbor Lines ........................ 20,99 11807 7.8 3 9 16,55
Inland Stage Co. ........................... 73.056 41.991 7.0 93.642 85 4.2 64
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ...................... .39,9 -2011017- 8,288 16,380 h 2:7
North Coast Transportation Co. ........... 352,987 246606 1 506116 339,010
Pacific Greyhound Lines .................... 2,532,689 1,66s10 ,1. 3. 712 2, 764 .7
Peerless Stages, Inc. ...................... 47962 862 85. 011 7,27 1
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) .. 226,182 14821. 183,493 131,204 39.9
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) ....... 326,771 192,764 5 179,579 110,0R1 63.2
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. .......... 260,000 182,195 .7 178,00 125,80 41.4


Note:--See page 1.
1/ Comparative 1942 figures represent, or include as applicable, returns
I/ Includes Interstate Transit Lines, Inc.
5 Decrease.


of predecessor company or companies.
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U.S. DEPOCTOCY


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-700 (BT)
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS MAY, 1943


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 172 reports representing 177 motor carriers


Passenger revenue Passengers carried .
District and carrier
May May Percent May May Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported ............... $31,206,945 $22,614,120 38.0 47,077,340 29,878,574 57.6
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ...................... 9,080,529 7,071,827 28.4 18,778,039 12,403,417 51.4
New England Region Total .................... 1,385,502 1,097,105 26.3 3,972,519 2,771,340 43.3
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. .......... 176,071 150,162 17.3 836,750 587,114 42.5
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co. 109,796 83,362 31.7 486,815 357,203 36.3
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ...... 27,782 42,969 d .16,069 22,291 27.9
I. C. T. Bus Co. .............................. 17,574 13,958 34,791 30,156 15
Interstate Busses Corp. ..................... 47,697 31,739 50.3 50,428 29,266 72.3
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 4 682 31,199 218 410 155.99 40.0
Maine Central Transportation Co. ............ I 8 84,85 29.4 3 220,041 49.3
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 124159,100 d 19.3 64189277 d 20.0
New England Transportation Co ............... 299,299 216,o6 380 773,988 549,448 1I.
Rhode Island Bus Company .................... 63, 34,077 86.8 159,848 64,399 148.2
Short Line, Inc. ............................ 21,1 139,16 56.8 823,404 559,866 47.1
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............ 54,76 52,6 4.1,89 0,036 5.2
Vermont Transit Co., Inc. .................. 88,779 57,101 55.5 147,649 85,250 73.2
Middle Atlantic Region Total ................ 3,332,286 2,453,610 35.8 7,195,824 4,630,945 55.4
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ............... 95,557 59,485 60.6 128,446 44,477 188.8
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp......... 3,678 38,061 d 11.5 40,794 49,777 d 18.0
Baltimore Motor Coach Co, 1 ............ 19,59 91,039 -
Blue Ridge Transportation o. .............161,76 1 79 11.0 194,080 154,563 25.6
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. ............... 55,454 3,075 28.7 250 274 190,286 31.5 "
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. .................. 55,336 34317 61.2 184 421 1,18 62.5
Capitol Bus Co. ....................... ...... 72,206 2,51 1 14195 45,989 0.6
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. .............. 806,515 756,538 .6 1,014,859 675257 50
Champlain Bus Corp. ......................... 21,137 18,870 12.0 13,862 9,030 53.5 m'
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) ..... 131,813 66,383 98.6 437,010 215,505 102.8 o
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. .............. 59,72 5187 16.2 136,65 113,855 2.
Eastern Trails, Inc. ........................ 609 18009 36.6 21.741 20006 :" ...7
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc. ............. 113,700 91,297 24.5 107,500 4,62 .1
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ........ 28,534 41,353 3129,375 42,586 d 31.0
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. .................. 8043 53,608 3 73,45 58,818 24.9
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. L/ ... 19,43 5 18,943 39.2 745,877 581,083 28.4
L. B. K. Lines, Inc. ....................... 22,767 14835 53.5 97,725 60,171 62.4
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. ................... 81.4 2OO 100 51.743 1.8 999.6
Logan-Williamson Bus Co. .................... 50,162 28,695 74. 77,58 9 66.
-. Man~thatnt. frann!tan.do5M. -1, 2-. 826,8 -413
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. ................. 85,0 7351 15.8 86983 70 23
Mohawk Coach Lines, Inc. .................... 17,562 13,026 34.8 21,318 16,21 29.8
Mountain Transit Corp ...................... 26,815 21,021 27.6 11,50 9,614 23.3
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ............. 20.426 12,914 58.2 66677 42.58666
Quaker City Bus Co. ......................... 61,79 59,715 .32 70,07 29
Reading Transportation Co. .................. 51,711 37,476 38.0 226472 10 52 60.8
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc................ 2,356 4,226 63.6 82,668 48,4 69.6
Reynolds Transportation Co. ........... 42,382 17,788 1383 63660 31,90 102.2
Rookland Coaches, Inc. / .................... 205,322 120,060 71.0 615,565 418,79 47.1
Safeway Trails, Inc ................... ... .010 44.736 319 11000 70 99.2
Short Line Inc. of Penn ............ ...... 63304 37,259 69.9 263,8 149,511 76.5
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. .......... 40,521 27,194 0 50505 59
West Ridge Transportation Co. ....... ....... 107,685 4,692 4o9 318,547 146,822 117.0
West Virginia Transportation Co. ............. 120,973 61,759 95.9 287,810 149,025 93.1
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. / ....... 51,02 47,937 6. 275,346 241,057 1.2
White Star Lines, Inc. ...................... 114,184 88,080 29.6 320,210 242,0 32.1
Central Region Total ........................ 4,362,741 3,521,112 23.9 7,609,696 5,001,132 52.2
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee .............. 42,484 29,520 43.9 90,908 60,925 49.2
All American Bus Lines, Inc .............. 274,208 161,967 69.3 28,998 9,412 208.1
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ............... 36,632 25,926 41.3 46,882 27,942 67.8
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 72,551 ,813 61.9 331,217 179,442 84.6
Capitol Greyhound Lines .................... 135,030 145,408 d 7.1 128,752 104,991 22.6
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co ... 190,563 123,246 54.b 781,73 462,705 69.0
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. .......... 15,56 11,553 34.7 47,342 26,161 81.0
DeLuxe Motor Stages ......................... 1228 17, 97 d 1.0 5,752 6,515 11.
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............. 17,238 I8,I7153 a 1 I,4/ l9(1*I
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 587,275 371,670 .0 2,34730 1,365145 .5
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind. 277,524 198,820 39.6 168,990 121,712.
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co. ........ 20,180 13,065 54.5 53,500 38,106.
Illini Coach Co., Inc. ...................... 14,242 11,547 23.3 23,973 17,050 40.6
Illinois Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............. 175,361 176,937 d 92 197 117,787 47.0
Illinois Transit Lines, Inc ................ 29,079 21, 1 1 89 38.8
Indiana Motor Bus Co. ... ........ ........ 6869 45026.1 86.161 5436 31.7
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, In. ... 18,686 1,182 31. 39,56 28,187 40.4
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. ................... 36,574 27,041 35.3 49,348 39,915 23.6
King Brothers Co. .......................... 85,349 5,o 56.4 169,249 112,924 49.9
Muskingum Valley Transit Co................ 17,867 11,436 56.2 23,698 16l,1 46.7
Northern Trails, Inc. ....................... 11,007 19,116 d .4 1,907 3,6 47.
Ohio Bus Line Co. ........................... 53,832 37,861 22 220,829 164,927 3.9
Owosso-Flint Bus Line, Ino. ................. 68,531 45,834 49.5 70,525 39,210 79*9
Penn Bus Co. .............................. 5374 53 6 o.og 288 801 209.579 37.8
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. ................ ....... 245062 I17617 621,343 406,392 52.9
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 1,457346 1,68667 d .8 1,215,735 1,044,813 16.
Peoria Rockford Bus Co. ...................27,776 17,533 58 30,107 27,640 8.9
Red Star Way, Inc........ ............. 23,011 16,992 35.4 29,298 20,803 40.8
Short Way Lines, Inc. ....................... 139,057 68,896 101.8 300,941 146,858 104.9
Southern Limited, Inc. ...................... 53,082 48,048 10.5 28,668 21,587 32.8
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 17,549 11,883 47.7 19,850 11,500 72.6
Valley Public Service Co. ...................... 72,610 37,101 95.7 133,622 59,339 125.2


Note:-Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
I/ Figures for 1942 not available.
Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Westrood Transportation Lines, Inc.
Decrease.


$100,000 or over annually. Carriers
cents are considered local or sub-


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REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
May May Percent May May Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase
Southern Region Total ..................... $8,508,225 $6,165,157 38.0 12,311,022 7,912,542 55.0
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc. ................... 58,970 32,824 79.7 66,263 36,203 83.0
Atlantic Greyhound Corporation ............ 1,707,88 1,357,534 25.8 1,794,965 1,323,602 35.6
Atlantic Stages ........................... 25564 13,604 87.9 57,255 21,478 166.6
Bowling Green-Hopkineville Bus Co., Inc.. 24,429 12,336 98.0 39.505 21547 83.3
Capital Motor Lines ....................... 5,255 62,798 19.8 18,,668 83,51 30.1
Carolina ,Coach Company .................... 366,015 240,689 2.1 842,110 5 50,595 5.9
Carolina Coach Company of Va. .............. 121,974 74,371 64.0 160,145 83,65 91.
Carolina Motor Bus Lines .................. 26,009 15,912 63.5 56,999 3,351 65.9
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ............... 82.088 56.l443 5.5 269437 228.458, 179
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. ................... 62,666 4,94 39.4 29,085 1804 43.4
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) ...... 56,469 29,926 88.7 168,185 109,944 53.0
Crescent Stages, Inc. ..................... 149,589 109,191 37.0 216,287 192,806 12.2
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 591,884 451,831 31.0 604,437 376,824 60.4
Florida Motor Lines Corp. ................. 516,034 407,973. 26.5 582,881 327,773 77.8
Georgia Stages, Inc. ...................... 109,538 90,751 20. 17 ,819 127,835 36.8
Greensboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ... 150,233 10o,502 43.8 564,824 432682 30.5
Gulf Transport Co .. ...................... 86,234 37,868 127.7 112,395 4 690 157-3
Kentucky-Virginia Stages .................. 23.1 17.533 32.2 44220 36 995 1
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. ............... 18,76 13,943 4,36,592711 4.
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .............. 125,206 88,235 1.9 373,653 224 .3
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 38,772 3,341 1,060.5 18,252 2,290 697.0
Queen City Coach Co. ...................... 388,518 223,941 73.5 877,072 434,534 101.8
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 359,814 308,088 16.8 313,961 270661 16.0
Seashore Transportation Co. ............... 119,573 73,441 62.8 271,677 164,734 64.9
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ............... 119,293 66,330 79.8 209,765 102,215 105.2
Southeastern Greyhound Lines .............. 1,672,513 1,109,660 50.7 2,267,659 1,21 ,112 86.6
SoutheasternMotor Lines, Inc. ............ 30,116 21.147 2. 467.62 47.2 43.2
Southeastern Stages, Inc. ................. 112,49 97,203 15.7 126,317 104,930 20.4
Southern Stages, Inc. .................. 69,154 54681 26.5 94,378 70918 33.1
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. ................. 98,652 61,427 60.6 78,096 63431 3.1
Teche Greyhound Lines ..................... 735,961 635,633 15.8 720,077 566,589 27.1
Tennessee Coach Co. ....................... 190,075 134,387 41.4 303,336 193,525 56.7
Tri-State Coach Corp. ..................... 41181 24,031 71.4 1,695 111,9 64.2
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. ................ 154,114 88,673 73.8 246,344 125,902 95.7
WESTERN DISTRICT Total .................... 13,618,191 9,377,1361 45.2 15,988,279 9,532,615 67.7
Northwestern Region Total ................. 790,732. 642,910 23.0 704,704 97,14o 41.8
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. ..................... 19,313 12,195 58.4 12,426 7,255 71.3
Northern Pacific Transport Co............. 6,28 4143 60.0 8,404 5,7 2
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 764,791 626,572 22.1 683,874 48,137 413
Mid Western Region Total .................. 2,639,411 1,882,751 40.2 2,118,873 1,361,187 55.7
Burlington Transportation Co. ............ 619,353 398,970 552 56,614 294,695 82.1
Crown Coach Co. ......................... 159,050o l6,626 49.2 160,742 984, 62.1
Interstate Transit Lines Y/................ 791,470 598,263 32.3 481786 354,50 35.9
Jefferson Transportation o .............. 129,054 95,912 4.6 114,969 7 50.2
Kansas City &. Leavenworth TraneD. Co. ..... 31,61 1.-76 4.6 84 622 5:~126 5
Missouri Transit Company, Inc. ...............22,138 19 9 1.5 23 98 21 ,29429
Mo-Ark Coach Line4s Inc................. 8771 46,427 89.0 90,978 57,519 58.2
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. ......... 767,442 570,461 345 597,845 380,137 57.
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc ..... 32,012 29,717 771 27,329 23,677 15.
Southwestern Region Total ................. 5,422,890 3,475,317 56.0 7,643,809. 3,956,748 93.2
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. ................ 158,234 74,649 112.0 161,882 75,736 113.7
Arkansas Motor Coaches, Ltd., Inc. ........ 60,306 36,167 66.7 72,273 37, 9 92.8
Arrow Coach Lines ........................ 47,424 23,964 97.9 61,296 17459 25.1
Bowen Motor Coaches ....................... 592,190 338,134 75.1 1,403,322 462871 203.2
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ................... 27,110 8,711 211.2 13,430 2,781 391.9.
Denco Bus Lines, Inc. ..................... 24.681 14,940 65.2 49.065 28694 71-0
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. ,................ 225,940 115716 95-3 19 7 16.3
Frisco Transportation Co. .................. 29130 13,165 121.3 544 22,597 141.1
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. ............. 24,926 15,224 63.7 53 663 3124 71.8
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc. ........ 285,252 191,995 48.6 666,613 401,024 66.2
Jordan Bus Co ........................... 34,948 17,106 104.3 52,49 22,716 131.1
Kerrville Bus Company, Inc. ............... 191.197 97.511 96.1 24644 74 514 230.7
Mid-Continent Coaches ..................... 51,396 26,267 5.85739 45 127 90
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines 107,58 87,766 22.6 104591 82,11 274
Missouri Pacific Transoortation Co 79,52 278 36. 5695399,778 42
Oklahoma Traneportation Co. ............... 197181 129,395 52.4 223,523 148.371 0
Southwest Coaches, Inc .................... 21,766 13,244 64.3 16,483 9,876 66:9
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........ 1,572,853 1,198,661 31.2 970,791 675704 43.7
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. ........ 82.850 37.461 121.2 235.33 96465 140
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc .................. 104,314 75,440 38.3 130,667 72,610 0.
Texas Bus Lines ........................... 5,541 47,172 81.3 189,109 -96,315 96.3
Texas Motorcoaches, Inc. ............57,813 31,4g8 81.6 157,428 87,560 79.8
Texas New Mexico & Oklahoma Coaches, Inc.. 129,625 79,570 62.9 121,954 71,225 71.2
Tri-State Transit Company of Louiseana,Inc.. 823,455 470,830 74.9 1,330,536 732,583 81.6
Union Bus Lines: ........................... 86,90 38,104 128.1 91,843 27,892 229.3
Union Transportation Co..................... 20,745 13,974 48.5 52,256 36,77.8- 42.1
Rocky Mountain Region Total ............... 380,589 224,665 69.4 267,721 138,613 93.1
Denver-Colorado Springs-PuebloMotor Way,Inc. 52,250 47,914 9.0 78,705 27,063 190.8
Denver-Salt Lake-Pacific Stages, Inc. ..... 32,178 10,253 213.8 7,973 3,487 128.6
Intenmountain Transportation Co. ......... 64,632 44,932 43.8 49,129 37,217 32.0
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ....... 104,810 57223 83.2 52,500 27,502 90.9
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc ................. 98,738 45,503 117. 43,268 20,325 112.9
Rocky Mountain Motor Comoany .............. 27,981 18,840 48.5 36,146 23,019 57.0
Pacific Region Total ...................... 4,384,569 3,151,493 39.1 5,253,172 3,578,927 46.8
Auto Interurban Co. ........................ 83,757 36,317 130.6 309,147 152,911 102.2
Bremerton-Tacoma Stages, Inc. ............ 27,847 13,827 101.4 63,074 35,692 76 7
Dollar Lines .............................. 16,868 19,560 d 13.8 3 54 5,101 d 30.4
Gibson Lines ........................... 92,228 25,076 219,620 63 519
Grays Harbor Lines .... .. ............... 21,847 12,401 76.2 33,747 19, 73.4
Inland Stage Co. ......................... 79 258 45,742 73 3 133,398 10P,16 30.
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc...................... 15 24, 116.4 31,99 .18,875 9
North Coast Transportation Co. ........... 37497 284,337 31.7 538,369 379,438 41.9
Pacific Greyhound Lines ................... 2,69 4028 2,060,088 30.8 3,217,761 2,313,969 9.
Peerless Stages, Inc. ...... 49,842 31,973 5.9 122,335 82,930 5
Santa Fe Transportation Co.(California) 223,482 167,961 1 178,742 143,137 2.9
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) ....... 387,728 231,404 67.6 197,452 118,237 67.0
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. .......... 280,000 198,231 41.2 204,000 143,498 42.2
l*t.._eo na. e 1-


I/ Includes Interstate Transit Lines, Inc.
a Decrease.


U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1943-0-540167










INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Exoluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 172 reports representing 177 motor carriers


District and carrier


Passenger revenue


June
1943


P Y I


June
1942


Percent
increase


June
1943


Statement NO. M-700 (BT)
JUNE, 1943


Passengers carried


June
1942


Percent
increase


UNITED STATES All regions

Total. all carriers reported ............... $32,937,159 $24,199,355 36.1 47,120,096 30,730,898 53.3
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ...................... 9,420,477 7,454,831 26.4 18,329,652 12,559,365 45.9
New England Region Total .................... 1,348,660 1,200,704 12.3 3,780,639 2,830,570 33.6
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. ......... 169,025 162,3 74 4.1 789930 600,467 31.6
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co.. 103,148 78,345 31.7 8,094 328,061 36.6
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 32,947 55,60 d 4017307 24,995 d& 3
I. C. T. Bus Co. ........................... 15,903 13,582 l 31,851 2924 8.9
Interstate Busses Corp. ................... ,956 30,532 47.2 49,506 30,064 64.7
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 43,73 31,978 36.9 218,866 159,890 6.9
Maine Central Transportation Co. .......... 112606 91.50 23.0 323780 220.212 7.0
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 128,883 208,226 d 38.1 594,56 d .
New England Transportation Co. ............. 283,403 216,714 30.8 72,8 55,430
Rhode Island Bus Company ................ 58,405 46,036 26.9 152,152 72,140 110.9
Short Line, Inc. ........................... 211,387 142,923 47.9 789,905 592,590 33.3
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............. 54,513 59,667 d 86 399 35950 d15.4
Vermont Transit Co., Inc. .................. 89,711 63,o087 42? 10520 857 54.6


Middle Atlantic Region Total ............
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ...........
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp. .....
Baltimore Motor Coach Co..."............
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. .........
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. ............
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. ...............
Capitol Bus Co. .........................
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. .........
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) ..
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ...........
Eastern Trails, Inc. .....................
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc. ..........
Fordham Bus Corporation ..................
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. .....
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. .............
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. ]/ ...
L. B. K. Lines, Inc. ..................
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. .................
Zogan-Vwllkamso Bus Co. ...... ....,..,...
Manattan TanV1t":T 'rno. o^:^.^^
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. ..............
Mohawk Coach Lines, Inc. ........ ....
Mountain Transit Corp. ........... .....
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. .........
Quaker City Bus Co. .....................
Reading Transportation Co. ...............
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc. .............
Reynolds Transportation Co. .............
Rookland Coaches Inc. 3/ ................
Safeway Trails, Ino. ..........0..........
Short Line Inc. of Penn. ................
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. .......
West Ridge Transportation Co. ............
West Virginia Transportation Co. .........
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. / ......
White Star Lines, Inc. ................


3,451,318


2,593,069


33.1


6,734,866


4,599,209


S 123,076 72,238 70.4 155,308 55,868 178.0
S27,789 37,383 d 233,754 8,821 d 30
..1,902 2,86 83,311 12,131 5 5
1,645 148,682 d 1 176,329 157,450 12.0
.45, 848 ,40,8 15 20:,179 182,596 14.0
.. 53700 33.33 61.0 175418 108.035 62.4
.. 6- 5oIf 112.9 117 779 50195 134
904,4o0 830,225 8. 1,036,616 707,991 6.4
54,660 34.,70 60. 184,560 110,114 67.6
.,759 47,246 15.9 125,118 113,469 10.3
,432 17,563 50.5 22,930 19,666 16.6
13,o6 99.092 14.0 98.154 83.016 18.2
S12,971 3,715 249..2 29,050 9,393 209.3
34,126 27,140 25.7 35,04 27,981 25.2
145,320 69,198 110.0 110,289 70,617 .2
181,346 135,613 33.7 701,93 568,815 23.4
22,913 14,847 54.3 92,473 57,895 59.
78.428 14.000 40.2 1 341 1460 9 6.6
54 32,112 69.77!4345 -47#530, TO
W6 -6-- 3 21.8 2609 "S35-88 l
93,70 71,724 30.6 89, 693 65,587 36.8
4,6 11,842 23.7 17,560 15,061 16.6
.32,993 34,580 d 4.614 15758 d 10.9
22,886 14,671 _70 66 7 43 ,


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Central Region Total ........................
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ...............
All American Bus Lines, Inc. ..............
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ...............
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. ................
Capitol Greyhound Lines ...................
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co. ..
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. .........
DeLuxe Motor Stages .......................
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ...........
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. ..........
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind ..
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co .......
Illini Coach Co., Inc. .....................
Illinois Greyhound Lines, Inc. .............
Illinois Transit Lines, Inc. ...............
Indiana Motor Bus Co. .....................
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. ..
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. .................
King Brothers Co. ..........................
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ..............
Northern Trails, Inc .....................
Ohio Bus Line Co. ....................
Owosso-Flint Bus Line, Inc. ...............
Penn Bus Co. ..............................
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. ..................
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. .........
Peoria Rockford Bus Co. ....................
Red Star Way, Inc. ........................
Short Way Lines, Inc. ....... ...........
Southern Limited, Inc. .....................
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. ..................
Valley Public Service Co. ..................


56,6oo
50,155
102,589
45, 385
220,850
64 .7p


6b,o17
37, 56
119,264
123,945
50,105
105,460


40,586
27,103
51,971

88,085


2.9
37.5
93.8
78.5
21.
9A1d=l


62.7
38.6
129.5
27.7
8.8
19.7


224,635
97,227
70,590
662,937
1231 1


247,508
75,582
2165,79
305,3"
269,824
285,793


64,087
143,303
55,972
32,018
434,215
67. WO


0 i n ,


152,891
50,180
147,320
149,025
230,770
249,182


27.3
56.8
73.7
120.5
52.7
1 2


61.9

104.9
6m
16.9
14.7


-1 I- I


4,620,499


3,661,058


26.2


5,129,586


52.3


42,95 27,013 59.0 91,484 57.275 59.7
335,75 195,323 71.9 3,68o 10,984 22
3,158 27,492 57.0 4,625 35,262 54.9
72,887 43,362 68.1 330,637 169,105 95.
155,944 153,013 1.9 131,811 106,635 23.
190,101 122,214 55.5 775,915 470,333 65.0
16,566 11,583 .0 51,279 33 1 58
15,286 18,376 d 16.8 5,8 96 d 1.4
15,396 5,-17,864l 6g !
615,000 388,488 83 2,419,343 1,434,078 68.7
29'707 202,111 .3 174,589 118,957 446.8
24,923 1476.5 55,106 38,108 44.6
13,418 10,306 30.2 22,590 15.331 .3
183,161 184,304 175,591 116,530.7
29,408 21,526 36 9,979 29,620.7
60,568 944,230 36.9 91.198 63.375 43.9
18,396 -- 13,278 328.5 4775 28,291 68.8
36,828 27,668 33.1 51,10 38696 32.2
87,223 57,173 52.6 214,861 144,10 :.8
28,088 13,377 110.0 25,580 16,850 51.8
13,459 23,823 45 2,01 ,554 47.3
53,781 38,116 1 222,214 130336
73,101 51,687 41.4 72,020 ,576 .
77355 54.765 41.2 292,447 210.969 38.6


251,088
1,496,179
3,5177
24,691
160,115
60,756
15,187
73.231


168,275
1,528,150
18,174
17,637
66,839
48,509
15,226
37,010


49.2
d 21
38.7
139.6
25.2


651,494
1,193,353
25,625
28.753
302,687
31,024
20,712
148,475


397,232
1,096,488
29,025
21,268
151,103
15,000
66,169


64.0


100.3
58.
38.1
146.8


Note:-Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of $100,000 or over annually. Carriers
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local or sub-
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
/ Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Weetwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
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(Excluding Charter or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
June June Percent June June Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

Southern Region Total .......................... $8,718,836 $6,469,524 34.8 12,396,839 8,098,956 53.1
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc. ...................... 55,4 33,031 67.7 66,786 34,134 95.7
Atlantic Greyhound Corporation .............. 1,624,849 1,456,3 11. ,714,946 1,314,283 30.5
Atlantic Stages ............................... 28,47 13,651 108.6 63.403 35,739 77.4
Bowling Green-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Inc. ...... 23,380 12,997 79.9 37,183 22,791 63.1
Capital Motor Lines ....................... 76,6o4 64,672 18.5 109,4 5 79,340 379
Carolina Coach Company ........................ 378,652 238,185 59.0 816, 5 551,171 8.
Carolina Coach Company of Va. ................. 129,138 80,077 61.3 161,618 92,827 74.1
Carolina Motor Bus Lines .................... 28,14 1350 45.5 56,973 3,
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ................... 72.41 56,332 27.9 252,215 2249 7
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. ...................... 68,225 43,o96 58.- 268,48 178,124 50.
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) .......... 130,155 71,667 81425,002 230,78 8.
Crescent Stages, Inc. ......................... 1414,439 110,169 31.1 202,025 189,071 6.9
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. ................... 627,613 462,390 35.7 585,172 37,865 56.1
Florida Motor Lines Corp. ................. 562,325 419,050 3.2 63,603 328,683 71.5
Georgia Stages, Inc. ..................... 112,03 94,662 18.7 172,153 132,988 29.5
Greeneboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ....... 147,839 103,913 2.3 559,890 4,868 2.0
Gulf Transport Co. ........................... 89,282 42,970 107.8 114,98 ,906 .4
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ...................... 2367 18.200 284 47004 3.44.
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. ............ ...... 23,01 22,047 4.4 37,920 3,319 4
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .................... 136,903 98,428 39.1 398,520 254,087 56.8
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 33,267 3,549 837. 21,165 233 769.
Queen City Coach Co. ......................... 46,373 243,208 67.1 900,528 467,617 92.6
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc ............... 326,200 308,585 5.7 291,706 245,805 18.7
Seashore Transportation Co. .................. 133,832 7 ,258 80.2 295,837 171233 72.8
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ................ 129,492 7 459 73.9 212,403 113.293 8
Southeastern Greyhound Lines ................. 1,724,732 1,16,671 48.1 2,219,562 1,270,591
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. ............... 30.377 20.986 44.7 67,112 6 871
Southeastern Stages, Inc. .................... 118,752 100,311 18.4 129,183 0,230 26.
Southern Stages, Inc. ........................72,890 56,293 29.5 009 70-6i6 36.0
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. .................... 103,307 60,249 71.5 77,553 40,336 92.3
Teche Greyhound Lines ....................... 754,505 651, 3 15.8 708,377 .66,39 25.1
Tennessee Coach Co. ........................ 1,032 138,652 42.8 316,307 194%1 63.0
Tri-State Coach Corp. ......................... .599 21,717 105.4 151,218 105,897 2.8
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. .. ................. 160,222 89,843 78.3 256,140 68,728 272.7
WESTERN DISTRICT Total ......................... 14,797,846 10,275,000 44.0 16,393,605 10,072,577 62.8
Northwestern Region Total ...................... 907,844 740,374 22.6 733,073 521,099 40.7
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. ....................... 23,562 15,794 49.2 14,302 8,294 72.4
Northern Pacific Transport Co. ......... 9,282 5,268 76.2 10,771 6,43 66.1
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 875,000 719,312 21.6 708,000 506,322 39.8
Mid Western Region Total ....................... 3,049,696 2,090,253 45.9 2,227,134 1,407,044 58.3
Burlington Transportation Co. ............... 708,160 408,252 73.5 637.532 317,652 100.7
Crown Coach Co. ............................. 180,384 112,741 60.0 160,620 9 ,693 67.8
Interstate Transit Lines ............... 912156 697,786 30.7 472,584 3 236 40.6
Jefferson Transportation Co. ................ 137,172 104,445 31.3 112,832 81,712 8
Kansas,City & Leavenworth Tran.p. Co. .......... 31,187 17,605 77.1 77,048 51,5059.6
Missouri Transit Company, Inc. ................ 24,762 19,499 27.0 29,420 21,242 38.
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, Inc. ..................... 92,827 61037 52.1 9,18 28 4
Santa Pe Trail Transportation Co ............. 927,362 640,759 4.7 618,107 426,11 44.9
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........ 35,686 28,129 26.9 29,673 22,065 34.5
Southwestern Region Total .................... 5,704,416 3,743,205 52.4 7,659,683 4,296,415 78.3
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. .... ...... ..... 167,940 83,271 101.7 170,141 82,860 105.
Arkansas Motor Coaches, Ltd., Inc........... 65,351 42,784 52. 72,130 o,670 77.4
Arrow Coach Lines ................... .......... 4 22,294 117.6 65,901 20.395 223.1
Bowen Motor Coaches .......................... 613656 34803 80.1 3872 551,370 151.7
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ....................... 30,39 880 258.4 65 3,86 297.9
Denoo Bus Lines, Inc. ........................ 26191 15362 70.5 50.479 2898 8.
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. ....................... 21,269 115,716 85.2 503,32 229 3 118
Frisco Transportation Co. ..................... 28,9910708 1.8 5152 19176 168.7
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. ................ 23,01 16,153 .3 ,117 :31,9 54.2
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc ........... 29,603 222,207 33.9 628657 4,318 35.4
Jordan Bus Co. ........................... 3,914 17,803 96.1 51,06 25,92 100.5
Kerrville Bus Company, Inc. ................... 1 107.343 81.5 232.87 80,190 189.9
Mid-Continent Coaches ....................... 5464 30,531 78.4 87,257 7.2
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines ..... 117,794 79,750. 7.7 115,020 73,738 56.
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ........... 390,887 316,741 23.4 56,144 09,54 3.3
Oklahoma Transportation Co. .................. 203,895 132,601 53.8 236,75 153,:63 5.1
Southwest Coaches, Inc. ................. 268 12,930 83.2 17,769 10, 34
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............. 173.442 1.260.241 37.6 997.857 678.326 ,7.1
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. ........ ...... 85,70235 99.1 228892 112,700 103.1
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc. ...................... 11 ,651 82,53 39.1 14,884 80,157 80.8
Texas Bus Lines .................. ......... 85,206 48,322 76.3 191,888 94,680 l02.7
Texas Motorooaches, Inc. ........9.............. 62728 35,726 5 16147 92,690 74.2
Texas New Mexico & Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. ..... 143,189 88,681 61. 1262 .77,74 62.4
Tri-State Transit Company of Louisiana, Inc. .. 833,300 553,978 50:4 1,398,238 '81,24 71.
Union Bus Linee ......................... 85574 43.297.2 72,012 32102 14.
Union Transportation Co. ..................... 22,92 11,970 91.4 57217 36839 55.
Rocky Mountain Region Total .................... 437,014 302,442 44.5 302,489 157,500 92.1
Denver-Colorado Springs-Pueblo Motor Way, Inc.. 78,653 49,297 595 102,004 31,087 228.1
Denver-Salt Lake-Pacific Stages, Inc. ......... 32,795 25,907 26.6 9,430 3,487 170.4
Intermountain Transportation Co............ 71,610 65,843 8.8 51,916 40,97 26.6
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ........... 111,363 70,039 59.0 ,719 31, 71.8
Rio Grandse Motor Way, Inc. .................. 103,80 63224 4.3 45,351 24,221 87.2
Rocky Mountain Motor Company ................ 38,713 28,132 37.6 39,9 25,860 51.1
Pacific Region Total ........................... 4,698,876 3,398,646 38.3 5,471,226 3,690,449 48.3
Auto Interurban Co. .......................... 82,608 37,175 122.2 304,729 142,117 114.4
Bremerton-Tacoma Stages, Inc. ................. 41,432 13,680 202.9 67,003 37023 81.0
Dollar Lines ................................. 18,655 20,694 d 9.9 3,787 ,968
Gibson Lines ............... ............ 90,224 28,173 285,125 73,971
Grays Harbor Lines ..............23....... 22,073 14,6 50.7 3,764 19,899 74
Inland Stage Co. ...................... 1,875 52909 4.7 151,152 103,346.1
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ........................... 6712 31,77 115 36,79 20,69 7
North Coast Transportation Co. ................ 401,198 285,910 4.3 559,9 395,897 1.3
Pacific Greyhound Lines ....................... 2,8?6,226 2,206,503 31.3 3,322,604 2,379,945 39.6
Peerless Stages, Inc. ......................... 9,557 31,973 55.0 120,700 82,930 *5
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) ...... 237,288 177,151 33.9 187,827 150,375
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) .......... 415,611 264,294 57.3 196,297 20,275 63.2
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. .... ....... 295,000 234,359 25.9 201,000 158,927 26.5
U. S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1943-0-540167
Note:--See page 1.
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 173 reports representing 178 motor carriers


Statement No. M-700 (BT)
JULY, 1843


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
July July Percent July July Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase
UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported .............. $36,477,437 $27,946,210 30.5 50,720,602 35,257,231 43.9
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ...................... 11,237,189 9,22,8649 21.8 20,240,222 14,618,895 38.5
New England Region Total .................... 1,626,497 1,518,169 7.1 4,157,073 3,312,249 25.5
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. .......... 205,100 216,728 d54 884,440 701,488 26.1
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co.. 110,216 91,296 424,932 344,536 23.3
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 56,061 80,631 0.5 28,062 33,949 d .3
I. C. T. Bus Co. .......................... 19,049 17,533 1.3 36,378 35,597 5.2
Interstate Busses Corp .................... 60,321 42,703 41.3 62,396 39,372 58.5
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 45.860 37,487 22.3 229,300 187,38 22.3
Maine Central Transportation Co. ........... 121,203 118,820 2.0 329,366 50,33 31.6
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc .......... 175,717 238,803 d 26.4 83,988 117,98 d 28.6
New England Transportation Co. ............. 335,281 272,762 2.9 831,532 681, 22.0
Rhode Island Bus Co. ....................... 74,768 56,953 31.3 176,472 94 45 86.8
Short Line, Inc. ........................... 239,260 179,437 33.3 870,824 676,76 28.7
Trailways of New England, Inc .............. 73,346 79,264 d7. 39,173 4,026 d 6.8
Vermont Transit Co., Inc. .................. 110,315 85,752 2 .16,210 106,837 50


Middle Atlantic Region Total ................
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc .............
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp........
Baltimore Motor Coach Co. ................
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. .............
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. ..............
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. .................
Capitol Bus Co. ............................
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. ..............
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) ...
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ............
Eastern Trails, Inc........................
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc.............
Fordham Bus Corp. .........................
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp .......
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ................
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. / .....
L. B. K. Lines, Inc ......................
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. ..................
Logan-Williamson Bus Co...................
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. 2/ ............
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. ................
Mohawk Coach Linee, Inc...................
Mountain Transit Corp. ..................
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ..........
Quaker City Bus Co. ........................
Reading Transportation Co. .................
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc .............
Reynolds Transportation Co ................
Rockland Coaches, Inc. / ..............
Safeway Trails, Inc....................
Short Line Inc. of Penn ..................
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. ..........
West Ridge Transportation Co. .............
West Virginia Transportation Co ...........
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. / .......
White Star Lines, Inc. ...................


Central Region Total ........................
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ...............
All American Bus Lines, Inc................
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co................
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. .................
Capitol Greyhound Lines ....................
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co. ..
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. .........
DeLuxe Motor Stages ........................
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ...........
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. ..........
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind. ..
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co. .......
Illini Coach Co., Inc. .....................
Illinois Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............
Illinois Transit Lines, Inc. ..............
Indiana Motor Bus Co. ......................
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. ..
Jacksonville Bus Line Co ................
King Brothers Co. ........................
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ...............
Northern Trails, Inc. ......................
Ohio Bus Line Co. ..........................
Owosso-Flint Bus Line, Inc. ...............
Penn Bus Co. .............................
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co .............
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. .........
Peoria Rockford Bus Co. ....................
Red Star Way, Inc. .........................
Short Way Lines, Inc. ......................
Southern Limited, Inc. .....................
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. ..................
Valley Public Service Co. ...................


4,174,971


3,470,174


20.3


7,686,434


5,551,823


38.4


164,477 13,o804 22.9 202,634 90,609 123.6
39,615 47,446 16. 43,369 59,362 d 26.9
1,789 18,500 82,329 84364 d 2.4
174,384 176,748 200,669 184, 684 87
4., 3443,307 204,634 196,343 4.2
65.35 _43,155 51. 192201 115,986 65.7
67,578 4877 389.5 123,342 8o 0,36 053
1,157,787 1,094,119 5.8 1,196,137 850,817 40.6
148,618 87,453 69.9 486,371 274,794 77.0
55,285 53,261 3.8 124,516 116,481 6.9 9<
30,033 22,462 33.7 24,788 18,743 32.3
139354 136.221 2.3 111.799 103.9 8.1 i
33,19 90,76 15.6 34,664 30,022 -I =A
173,449 14,002 20.4 112,636 99,598 13.1
187,631 147,396 27.3 696,539 588,362 18.4
24,560 19,028 29.1 95,571 68,178 40.2
8305 20,000 318.5 13,972 19000 631.4
7,899 37 0 53.0 9,603 55,225 62.3
87, 660 66865 31.5 -- 339,787 230,978 47.1
112,767 98,012 15.1 107,119 85,808 24.8
19,958 18,428 8.3 22,551 21,666 4.1
102,661 121,333 1 43,592 55,366 d 21.3
25.412 17,863 1 831,75 55,074 -7.
74,237 87205 1 99 63 98,460 1.2
7,797 4,877 22578816,134 41.0
139,849 78,158 78.9 114,575 72,911 57.1
49,541 25,385 95.2 78,377 06,o0 147.7
210,987 142,929 47.6 637,835 .3,529 .8
74.049 62,710 18.1 130.750 8.0534 56.5


70,732
42 96
134,432
127,882
51,971
119,665


5,435,721


49,447
32,741
60,875
91,095
44,802
109,023


4,24o,506


43.0
30.4
120.8
40.4
16.o
9.8


28.2


254,418
81,275
381,272
310,511
267,720
308,774


8,396,715


173,860
59,152
160,822
227,4o09
22 ,663
284,096


5,754,823


46.3
37.4
137.1
36.5
19.2
8.7


45.9


50,577 30,562 65.5 102,574 60,895 68.4
3 81 217,359 56.6 36,93 12,459 192.1
43,158 27,492 57.0 ,25 35,262 54.9
78,896 4,800 44.0 36,223 233,923 48.0
180,046 12,806 10.6 149,813 116,003 29.1
213,939 139,826 53.0 813,737 526,398 54.6
17,73 11,819 50.1 53,784 36,488 7.4
23,7726,919 d 11 8,08 10,11 d 12.
L-&,- l 2 t eb is.-eu,2918 $161 L 29-.5
724,491 448,645 61.5 2,391,034 1,58,115 55.5
369,364 240,233 53.8 205,997 10,392
20,067 15,855 26.6 61,967 3,108 62.
16,027 11,73 36.6 26,528 17,524 51.4
234,45 202,290 15.9 195,240 126,810 54.0
34,723,856 45.8 53,975 31,242 72.
72.567 52.301 38.7 104456 71,889 :3
21,606 15,53 38.7 40,518 31,302 29.4
41,475 29,051 42.8 57,285 41,099 9.4
94,484 65,790 43.6 232,613 165,557 4 5
25,200 14,397 75.0 29,189 17,45 6 6.1
16,091 25,230 d 2 3,324 5,103 d
62,574 42,112 241,782 171 190
95,613 57,60 65.8 90,194 45,766 97.1
84,586 4, 48 36.6 227.72 225.838 31.8


305,25
1,815,0o
50,685
27,973
166,048
77,052
20,512
86,557


191,932
1,801,833
22,908
19,765
85,979
54,975
15,350


59.0
.7
121.3
41.5
:.2
33.6
96.5


7t6,121
1,372,680
42,187
32,651
361,173
37,530
24,180
161,544


428,925
1,287,o50
36,3 62
24,186
158,460
21,767
16,000
66,580


74.0
6.6
16.0
34.8
127.9
72.4
51.1
142.6


Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of $100,000 or over annually. Carriers
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local or sub-
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
I/ Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc. UNIV.OF FL LI.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc. DPT.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
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REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS -I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter' or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier July July Percent July July Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

Southern Region Total ............ ..... ........ *9,559,730 7,185732 33.0 13,137,624 9,076,205 44.7
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc. ...................... 68,305 39,429 73.2 80,746 4o,630 98.7
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. ..................... 1,882,590 1,633,592 15.2 1,920,116' 1,44,996 321.
Atlantic Stages ......................... 30,777 21,68 .1 70,738 ,013 53.7
Bowling Green-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Inc...... 26,008 14,832 75.4 42,80 24,888 72.2
Capital Motor Lines ........................ 86,189 69,387 24.2 122,467 .86,383 41.8
Carolina Coach Co. ............................. 375,516 257,835 .6 851,991 579,133 47.1
Carolina Coach Company of Va. ................. 132,850 84,941 56.4 175,3142 9,9 77.7
Carolina Motor Bas Lines ..................... 27,318 23,879 14.4 61,803 2,653 .9
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines .......... ....... 77065 65.032 18.5 25.80 3 254O15 1.5
Carolina Stage ..................0.. ... 27,019 17,293 56.2 5,600 35, 67.
Cherokee Motor-Coach. Co. .................. 73,1475 51,311 3.2 267,649 196,208 36.4
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) .......... 58,791 36,69 63.0 182,873 119,00553.7
Crescent Stages, 'nc ...... ............... 17,074 119,171 31.8 227,71 213,301 6.8
Dixie Greyhound Lines Inc................... 700,993 19,562 34.9 66,136 428,269 54.1
Florida to.r .inee Corp. .................... 563,828 429,192 31. 560,315 364,246 53.8
Georgia Stages, Inc. ..... ............ 130,017 1,235 24.7 200,706 151,833 32.2
,Greeinbord-Ftaetteville Bus Lines, Inc. 167,097 114,324 46.2 489,394 439,724 11.3
Gulf Tranep.ot :Co. ......................... 97.022 70.46 37.8 130,471 85.825 r2.o
Kentucky-Virgania Stages ......26227 22,142 1 52,596 37,798 39.2
ewieburgu Lines, Inc. .................... :2256 17,705 27.4 ,614 31,868 27.4
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .................... 1149,60 110,041 .5 423,272 287,324 47.3
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 36,876 4,361 75 24,434 3,033 705.6
Queen City Coach Co. ..... ........... .. 48,208 312,377 .7 975017 583,12567.2
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ................ 389,779 360,573 8.1 364,247 283,661 28.4
Seashore Transportation Co.............. 129,732 85,412 51.9 275,906 201,027 37.2
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ................... 151,139 89,99 68.9 214,729 132,099 3.0
Southeastern Greyhound Lines ................ 1925,924 1,291238 49.2 24 1452,755 65.5
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc.... ............. 2,06 38.8 67,112 53,938 24.4
Southeastern Stages, Inc. .................... 141, 10,8 35.1 154,100 111,388 38.3
Southern Stages, In .. ...................... 83,358 67,171 24.1 109,439 84,308 29.8
Tamiami Trail Tours, Incoo .................... 108,259 62,188 74.1 82,159 39,270 109.2
Teche Greyhound Lines .................... .... 779,011 684,411 13.8 740,118 610,329 21.3
Tennessee Coach Co. .......................... 214,80 150,888 42.4 343,333 210,795 62.9
Tri-State Coach Corp. ......................... 45,244 28,662 57.9 194,246 148,819 30.5
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. .................... 181,190 97,602 85.6 283,078 148,809 90.2
WESTERN DISTRICT Total ..................,...... 15,680,518 11,531,629 36.0 17,342,756 11,562,131 50.0
Northwestern Region Total ....................... 1,085,117 856,677 26.7 866,573 595,832 45.4
Jack Rabbit Lines, Ino. ....................... 27,131 16,885 60.7 16,299 9,129 78.5
Northern Pacific Transport Co ............... 7,986 6,543 22.1 10,274 7,586 45.4
Northland Greyhound Lines, Ino. ............... 1,050,000 833,249 26.0 840,000 579,117 5.0
Mid Western Region Total.................... ... 3,216,020 2,360,208 36.3 2,309,879 1,644,249 40.5
Burlington Transportatioh Co. r ................ 727,320 462,171 57.4 609,387 385616 58.0
Crown Coach Co. ....... ., ;............. 180,25 127,685 41.1 176,103 16,182 51.6
Interstate Transit Lines 1/ ................ 990,267 76,503 30 513,276 375,042 6.9
Jefferson Transportation o................... 16,43 112,7 29.120,166 591 3.1
Kansas City & Leavenworth Transp. Co ......... 3,089 19,902 66.3 79,525 708 .2 -
Missouri Transit Company, Inc. ................ 25,822 19,577 31.936,300 23,711 53.1
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, Inc. ................. 5,205 66,51 58. 19,144 6,62 63.8
Santa Fe Trail Tranpotation Co.............. 969,612 764,90 26. 633,789 506,515 25.1
Southern Kanesa-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ....... 38,357 31,083 23.4 32,189 24,264 32.7
Southwestern Region Total ......... ............ 6,080,213 4,216,464 44.2 8,057,602 5,013;i41 60.7
Airline MotorCoaches, Inc ................... 193,219 99,928 93.4 195,826 97,502 100.8
Arkansas Motor Coaches,Ltd.,. Inc. ........... 72,775 41,11 6.9 8o0,74 41,595 94.1
Arrow Coach Lines ...... ...................... 1,706 31,465 4.3 68,074 2,338 168.7
Bowen Motor Coaches ........................... 652386 389,113 67.7 1,437,962 69:,536 106.1
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches .................. .. 31,636 10,970 188.4 16,18 9 229.8
Denco Bus Lines, Inc. ......... .......2..... 31,121 18,629 67.1 59,66 ,551 72.1
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. ....................... 242,273 144,188 68.o 527,246 2: ,887 103.7
Frisco Transportation Co. ..................... 38,105 14,946 155.0 72,676 26,392 175.4
"Great Southern Coaches, Inc. ................... 28555 21 794 31.0 A 5071 41514
Interurban Transportation Co.. Inc. ........... 313,074 239,413 3.8 66,752 503,39 321
,Jordan Bu4 Co, ............................... 42,235 24,977 69.1 56,255 3,163 1.4
errvi Bus Company, Inc. .................... 202,74 119,76 69.3 2 88 789 1.8
d-ontnent:oaches ................. .... 58,717 36,887 59.2 92,220: 5,13 695
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines ..... 127,39 0,282 1.1 125,65 ,772 5.2
xMisouri Pacific Transportation Co. ............ 50,000 32,242 31.5 ,000 451,62 3.0
Oklahoma Transportation Co. ............ ..... ... 28,509 15,46 26628 178,881
Southwest Coaches, Inc. .................. 26,11 18,526 43.6 19,58 13,427 43.
Southwestern Opeyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 97,758 1 8 .1 1 05 77799 35.7
S6tthwestern Motor Carrier Corp. ........... 93827,120 70 24244906
Sunshine Bus Lineg, Inc. ...................... 127,682 94,916 ]4.5 168,000 86,20 .
Texas Bus Lins............... ............... 90,127 55,566 6.2 194,211 114,787 69.2
iTexas Motorcoaches, Inc. ...... ............... : 60,748 38,162 59.2 160,239 0 105,831 51.4
Texas New Mexico & Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. : .... :: 8,001 108,987. 5.8 123,88 96,582 28.3
Tri-State Transit Company of Louisiana, Inc .. 858,684 6,579 3.0 1,395,262 97,9 43.2
Union Bus:Lines ........................ .... 8773 5 61.1 ,25 3769 101.4
Union Traneportation Co. ............ ...... 64914,59 69. 50.7
Rocky Moutain Region Totalt ................... .. 474,842 353,019 34.5 368,225 197,856 86.1
Denver-Colorado SpringesPueblo Motor Way, Inc.. 76,581 52,612 45.6 129,983 43158 201.2
Denver-Salt Lake-Pacifie'Stages, Inc. .......... 37,940 25,592 48.3 1, 62 65.5
Intermountain.Transportation Co. .............. 80,123 59,963 33.6 5,037 403 35.
New Mexico Trasportation Co., Inc. ........... 109,700 79,815 37.4 51,963 37,786 45.5
Rio Grande Motor Way,, Ine. ................ 107,931 78,164 38.1 64,916 30,428 113.3
Rooky Mounta Motor Co. .................. 62,567 56,873 10.0 50,920 38,161 33.4
Pacific Region Total ........................... 4824,326 3,745,261 28.8 5,740,477 4,111,053 39.6
-Auto Inteurban. Co. .......................... 87,44 44309 97.3 327,730 162,841 101.3
Bremerton-Tacoma Stages, Inc. ............... 46,1816,613 178.0 70,279 40,210 74.8
Dollar Lines ........... ...................... 22,240 20,233 9.9 3,942 4,850 18.
Gibson Lines .,.... ............................ 115,536 32,001 261.0 363,316 8,755
Grays Harbor Lines ............................ 27,390 15,509 76.6 37,7 2,29 5.5
Inland stage Co. .............................. 72,395 61,30 8. 18.11,708 123,1 13
Xt. Hood Staes.g, Inc. ..........4........6.... 80.1 6 36.2 121. 41.359
North Coast Transportation Co. ................ 437,16 351,96 242 90,3 457,194 29.1
Pacific (reyhound Lines ....................... 2,912,00 2,3914.61 21.6 3,7,261 2,618,381 32.6
Peerless Stages, Inc. ...................... 54,434 39,021 39.5 1,988 93,53 33.5
Santa Fe Tra sportation.,Co. (California) ..... 214,261 202,054 6. 185,536 170,391 11.
Union Pacific Stages, ino. (oregon) ........... 445,080 281,958 57.9. 199,547 133,737 49.2
Vashington Motor Coach Co., Inc. .............. 310,000 249,617 24.2 211,000 181,187 16.5


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Exoluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 173 reports representing 178 motor carriers


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District and carrier


Passenger revenue


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1943


August
1942


Percent
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Statement No. M-700 (BT)
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UNITED STATES -'All regions
Total, all carriers reported ............... $38,323,342 $30,530,145 25.5 51,917,068 38,410,853 35.2
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ...................... 11,834,541 10,102,071 17.1 20,563,438 15,953,457 28.9
New England Region Total .................... 1,673,094 1,767,491 d 5.3 4,141,584 3,801,163 9.0
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. .......... 209,144 252,222 d 1.1 872,023 802,443 8.7
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co. 108,591 106,852 .416,033 384,387 8.2
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 65,119 85,227 23.6 31107 37,874 17.9
I. C. T. Bus Co. ............................ 17,129 2092 1 1 ,466 41,64
Interstate Busses Corp. ..................... 58,952 56,05 4 9,490 50,380 1.1
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 401 4112 18.7509 20664 18.7
Maine Central Transportation Co. .......... 128,79 145,99 11.333926 31,65 5
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 198 430 277,574 2 98,078 131,293
New England Transportation Co. ............ 335,390 330,777 1. 809,224 786,2 2
Rhode Island Bus Co. ...................... 80,055 50,192 59.5 189,545 106,731 77.6
Short Line, Inc ........................... 25,652 212,775 10.8 856,201 760,81 12.5
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............. 71,906 82,860 d 13.2 8387 44,877 4.5
Vermont Transit Co., Inc .................. 114,912 104,876 159,006 30,188 22.
Middle Atlantic Region Total ................ 4,342,146 3,835,627 13.2 7,666,871 6,005,802 27.7
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. .............. 181,279 144,692 25. 200,657 103,231 94.4
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp. ....... 42 336 54,100 21. 47,490 67,4 d29.6
Baltimore Motor Coach Co. .................. 16,8 25,956 6 76,151 123,879 d .5
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 177,266 19 ,601 199335 198,086
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. .............. 45,582 ,492 206,8 209659 d 1.5
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. ................. 61338 46782 311 186 7 124825
Capitol Bus Co. ........................... 0,117 43966 595 157 72,00 118.5
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc.............. 1,289,285 1,227,193 5.1 ,676 944,227 32.0
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) .... 159,307 95,015 67.7 528,33 296,168 78.4
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ............ 262 56,802 d 1.0 125027124,027 .8
Eastern Trails Inc. ...................... 0,870 27,236 I3 24,699 22,679 8.9
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc. ............... 141,000 143,:5 d 1.6 110500 108.10 2.2
Fordham Bus Corp. ........................... 14,120 12,8285 10. 313 3o,38 519.7
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ........ 33,460 30,268 10.5 34,469 31,340 0.0
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. .................. 229,322 163,532 402 17,376 109,78 25.4
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. / ... 18,42 166 1 67 19.1 6 2,324 592,681 11.8
L. B. K. Lines, Inc. ....................... 24,905 27,050 a 78,612 84,928 7.4
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. .................. 78.82 57.522 130.136 81.0 6
Logan-Williamson Bus Co. ..................... 61,027 7 55.3 97,164 61,345 584
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc.f ....."........ 87 666 -7 239 331,123 ,42,296 3
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. ............... 107 204 108,285 d 1.0 97,045 91,910 5.
Mohawk Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 20 836 21 510 22,379 2 275 d11
Mountain Transit Corp. ..................... 83,160 106,758 43,838 56 327
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ............. .2 656 20.956 420 o 849 220
Quaker City Bus Co. ........................ 7575 803d21.8 101 135 1089
Reading Transportation Co. ................. 4967 76 .6 219,45 1684 75
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc. .............. 121,989 102 107 19.5 105960 92,649 1.4
Reynolds Transportation Co. ................ 49,747 40 104 24.0 78,907 ,37,425 110.8
Rockland Coaches Inc. ............... 202,25 142 982 41.6 626,020 44850 40.1
Safeway Trails, inc. ...................... 79548 69257 14.9 135 20 95 74 41.3
Short Line Inc. of Penn.................... 7000185 26.2 ---- 249483 201838 23.
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. ......... 40,663 3 471 8.5 79,13 68,557 15.4
West Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 136,938 7 3654 85.9 363,250 167,320 117.1
West Virginia Transportation Co. ............ 119,7 903 23.6 283,34 250,313 13.2
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. 4/ ....... 49,5 45250 9.5 259,904 225,08 155
White Star Lines, Inc. .................... 122,j5 109,582 11.8 311,105 280,241 11.0
Central Region Total ........................ 5,819,301 4,498,953 29.3 8,754,983 6,146,492 42.4
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee .............. 54,422 33 598 62.0 107,552 65,902 63.2
All American Bus Lines, Inc. ............... 372,247 217 86 71.2 40,816 1,912 193.4
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ............... 46510 0,791 51.1 58,724 40 074 45
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. ................ 81,729 61 28 32.6 255,115 243,248 4.9
Capitol Greyhound Lines ................... 175,868 175047 .5 1 ,939 123 430 21.5
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co... 211,206 14952 41.3 81,241 55127 46.4
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. ......... 19,383 12,407 56.2 57,919 38,286 51.3
DeLuxe Motor Stages ........................ 24.02 27 72 d 13.3 8,962 l,590 d 15.4
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............ b6, 348,522,69b It.-Ja2201,3 t.bG
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 813406 492,094 65.3 2,711,78 1,630,816 66.3
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind... 387809 266,073 45.8 214,556 156,919 6.7
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co. ....... 25529 19,319 32.1 62,874 40,026 7.1
Illini Coach Co., Inc. ..................... 1641 13227 28.1 2818 1961.7
Illinois Greyhound Lines Inc. ............ 24583 222,474 10.3196 2 1390 16 40.7
Illinois Transit Lines, no............... 4074 28,103 42. 58,942 7 6 57.6
Indiana Trails / ........................ 102525 68 404 49.9 97 425 546 89.0
Indiana Motor Bus Co....................... 73,27 56909 28.8 99,070 76242 29.9
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. .. 22,174 16,072 38.0 45,273 3,174 36
Jacksonville Bus Line Co................... 47,37 3.420 50.8 60,090 42oo4 4
King Brothers Co. ........................ 101,710 70152 45.0 238,466 172,485
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ................ 25,22 14,871 70. 30,270 182 7.6
Northern Trails, Inc. .................... 1778 29,550 898 5,845 d 33.
Ohio Bus Line Co. .......................... 64,45 55 24 7,50 17 888
Penn Bus Company .......................... 81. 6840 26. 28604 2 2 2.
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. ................. 355,649 211 4 67.9 7 52 4 765 66
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 1,9,3 1,84326 1,4 1,3 1 .4
Peoria Rookford Bus Co. .................... 374 877 4 407 2.8
Red Star Way, Inc. ......................... 30,870 21,067 46.5 36,002 2357 50.9
Short Way Lines Inc. ....................... 176,323 98788 78.5 366,748 18641.3
Southern Limited, Inc. .................... 78,53 63986 22.7 968 27 338
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc .................. 1,259 14417 d 8.0 25009 20 000 25.0
Valley Public Service Co. .................. 86,397 51, 890 66.5165,079 84,854 94.5


Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor 6oaoh Co., Inc.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
Formerly Owosso-Flint Bus Line, Inc.
Decrease


revenues of $100 C00 or over annually. Carriers
less than 20 cents are considered local or sub-


Subject to revision


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REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier .
August August Percent August August Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

Southern Region Total .......................... $9,877,161 $7,932,529 24.5 13,680,637 10,102,804 35.4
Alaga Coach Lines Inc. ...................... 63,984 9658 61.3 75,526 42,121 79.3
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. ..................... 1,903,612 1,76863 7.9 1,98,958 1,694,278 17.2
Atlantic Stages ............................... 28867 19,199 50.4 6631 6,461 142.8
Bowling G#ren-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Inc. ...... 26,854 15,2 74. 07 27223 62.8
Capital Motor Lines ........................... 5,52 .72267 18.4 122000 90,802 314.4
Carolina Coaoh Co. ............................ 99,t2 3:4 23.1 894i8 694,837. 2
Carolina Coach Company of Va .............. 139,876 Io4 24 3.7 127548 9141:8
Carolina Motor Bus Lines ...................... 27.6 27.1 ____.798 52.6 208
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ...................- 77 502 702 48,2 2? & I
Carolina Stages .... ........................... 2,302 36 5 197 4453
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. ....................... 8,o080 54,6 .5 2 1
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) ........... 59,519 91 4570 140 21.0
Crescent Stages, Inc. ......................... 15397 12148 227,251 212 56 6.9
Dixie O reyhound Lines, Inc. ................... 724 566,065 28.0 670,311 476o
Florida Motor Lines Corp. .................... 562,97 71 222 19.5 5 ,03 41671 32.
Georgia Stages, Inc. .......................... 129,553 117,3 40 104 014,022 117312 17.8
Greenaboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ....... 180.51 139 .1329.7 649593 476.517 3b.3
Gulf Transport Co. ............................ 99 600 82,076 21 4 1304$ 80 ,$.6
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ...................... 27,184 2228 19.6 1 3 12 3.0
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. ...................... 2,08 19,546 63.9 3747 2 55 59.8
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .................... 130,08 .0 428,9834
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 8 5 701.1 28,250 73,97 721.6
ueen City Coach.Co........................... 464992 363,852 27.8 977 002 664 7.1
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 429601 42187 1.9 392,704 329,943 19.0
Seashore Transportation Co. ................... 147,77 102,230 44.5 309,5 251,290 23.2
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. .................... 16 105 .16 21 160. 989 16.
Southeastern Greyhound Lines .................. 2,03 00 0,S5 45.2 2,599100 1,5607 71.
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. ............... 35,372 28,970 22.1 78,797 1,5 72 26.1
Southeastern Stages,. Inc. .................... 14563 110747 31.5 159, 111687 41
Southern Stages, In........................ 8358 75,092 1. 11043 95,05 16.6
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. .................... 1,1 7 71,799 47.9 78,120 ,5 66.6
Teche Greyhound Lines ......................... 7760 702489 10.8 738269 647062 14.1
Tennessee Coach C. ........................... 2 774 16341 .4 354186 228,719 54.9
Tri-State Coach Corp. ..........................940 210831 12989
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. .................... 185,518 127 9 5 283,61 172,010 64.9
WESTERN DISTRICT Total ........................ 16,611,640 12,495,545 32.9 17,672,993 12,354,592 43.0
Northwestern Region Total ...................... 1,195,600 901,374 32.6 905,653 636,1146 42.4
Jack Rabbit Lines Inc. .. ......... ...... 29,689 18,538 60.2 17,540 10,090 73.8,
Northern Pacific transport Co. ................ 10,250 8,7 22.2 12,043 8,8914 35.4
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 1,155,661 874,449 1 32.2 876,070 617,162 42.0
Mid Western Region Total ....................... 3,551,700 2,641,650 1 34.5 2,485,454 1,807,461 37.5
Burlngton Transportation Co. ................ 81~ 364 551,134 4 657,204 436,941 50.4
Crown Coach Co. .............................93 14421 43.0 182 717 13,912 36.4
Interstate Transit Lines / .................. 1,082,31 83- 461 9.9 537,14 4o,50 3
Jefferson Transportation o. ...........I........ 168,1 1 6137 12 3 S 9.5
Kansas City & Leavenworth Transp. Co. ......... 3392 2 406 4.2 2,669 30.0
Missouri Transit Comany, Inc ................... 22 22683 .2 1 8.
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, Inc.................. ... 113:861 i80,197 78 8 39.4
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. ............. 1,067,226 824,030 29.5 712035 539317 32.0
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........ 39,492 35,691 1033.1475 28,007 19.5
Southwestern Region Total ...................... 6,336,416 4,615,111 37.3 8,110,663 5,405,321 50.0
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc..................... 219,523 118,149 5.8 202,626 115,871 74.9
Arkansas Motor Coaches Ltd., Inc. .............. 73,100 50056 .0 81,797 52,753 55.1
Arrow Coach Lines ............................ 52,900 34,34 54.1 67,659 31,102 117.5
Bowen Motor Coaches ........................... 622,061 42,904 47.8 1,377579 709,809 94.1
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ....................... 31,989 14,587 119.3 16786 7,079 137.1
Denco Bus Lines, Inc. ........................ 31,385 21,88 43.8 60 ,51 42335 43
Dixie Motor Coach.Corp. .................. 2 78 158,556 54.8 517789 26
Frisco Transportation Co. ..................... 35123895 96.66864 962 14.0
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. ................... 270719 36.4 78.743 7 ,57 3.
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc. ............ 312,119 250,076 24.8 638,014 476,210 3
Jordan Bus Co. ................................ 41,833 26480 58.0 6,318 4,074 65.5
Kerrville Bus Company, Inc. ................... 205,528 145,686 41.1 233,903 141 709 65.1
Mid-Continent Coaches ......................... 61,384 38,957 57.6 92,516 62,947 47.0
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines ..... 132,138 155 43 133463 88852 50.2
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ............ 500,000 385,252 29.8 625,000 508,803 22.8
Oklahoma Transportation Co. .................... 231466 17 216 4.4 2637 19763 37.1
Southwest Coaches Inc. ...................... .25 159 44.6 20.01 129 40.0
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, In. ........... 1,844,377 1,2,259 25 1,098,254 861,08 27.6
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. .............. 91,083 00220,804 139,940 577.8
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc. ...................... 13920 106,903 0.2 196,654 95,976 104.9
Texas Bus Lines ... ...........................864 ,58,46.7 193000 121 127 :59
Texas Motoraches, Inc. ...................64..... 8 64184 40 49.1 167,34 1124 55
Texas New Mexico and Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. ... 161,337 12,640 28.4 132,39 104,9 25.9
Tri-State Transit Company of Louisiana, Inc. .. 977,6 687,999 42.1 1,407,06 1,063,1 324
Union Bus Lines ............................... 97 198 5850 66.1 837 43,4 2.
Union Transportation Co. ...................... 25,511 16397 55.6 63,29 43608 5.1
Rocky Mountain Region Total .................... 510,837 390,1472 30.8 367,953 218,365 68.5
Denver-Colorado Springs-Pueblo Motor Way, Inc. 82,828 62,391 32.8 112 ,2 45 664 146.0
Denver-Salt Lake-Pacific Stages, Inc .......... 37,574 28,823 30.4 .11547 7769 48.6
Intermountain Transportation Co. .......... 80,64 61,462 31.2 58 27.6
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ........... 120,40 90,120 3.6 6 5 4 5 43.1
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc..................... 116,994 83,212 40.6 6669 34299 95
Rocky Mountain Motor Co. ..................... 72,387 64,464 12.3 59 ,543089 38.1
Pacific Region Total .......................... 5,017,087 3,946,938 27.1 5,803,270 4,287,299 35.4
Auto Interurban Co. ........................... 87,443 50,606 72.8 327,730 177,477 84.7
Bremerton-Tacoma Stages, Inc ................. 48,689 15,689 210.3 65,152 40,921 59.2
Dollar Lines .................................. 21,489 18,945 13.4 3,923 4,143 d .
Gibson Lines .................................. 117,301 32,67 259.0 425,220 9222 3
Grays Harbor Lines ............................ 25,68 16,41 53. 37783 24 .77
Inland Stage C ................................ 5961 64,073 28 4106 4 d 72.8
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ......................... 94.61;5 37.861 4- 1563 26. 48 74
North Coast Transportation Co ................ 441,29 361,907 21.9 593 896 491 635 20.8
Pacific Oreyhound Lines .................... 3,000,15 2,48129 20.9 3,518,112 2,717,896 29.4
Peerless Stages, Inc ......................... 2,394 40,46 2.5 12334 90,750 35.9
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) ...... 33,124 203,463 16 177182 161,326 .8
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) .......... 467,239 323,088 44.6 201,427 149,280 3.9
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. ............... 370,000 300,448 23.1 255000 204,030 25.0


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Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 173 reports representing 178 motor carriers


Statement No. M-700 (BT)
SEPTEMBER, 1943


U.S. DEPOITORY


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UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported ............... $33,057,166 $27,264,483 21.2 47,012,807 36,355,891 29.3
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ...................... 9,884,102 8,688,063 13.8 18,730,197 15,174,771 23.4
New England Region Total .................... 1,426,494 1,559,093 d 8.5 3,719,723 3,676,521 1.2
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. .......... 170,814 213,645 d 20.0 787,755 737,661 6.8
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co. 9899 102,130 419,413 404,376 3.7
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 490 5006 21152 2416
I. C. T. Bus Co.......................... 14 74 1 69 7.2860 3944
Interstate Busses Corp. .................... 45 2 47 06 4.4 43712 41
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. ................. 41 686 41 8 "d 20840 20886 d .2
Maine Central Transportation Co ............. 04611 121,959 I.2 292,6 273 674
New England Greyhound Lines In. ......... 148 481 19396 74,077 100,23 d26.1
New England Transportation o. ............. 294,759 310,637 726,177 741,655 3d
Rhode Island Bus Co. ..................... 6 24 6749 169841 133 7 7
Short Line, Inc. ..................... 243,75 2 701 774,503 84993
Trallways of New England, Inc. ........... 62,207 69,855 32
Vermont Transit Co., In. ................. 94,412 86,952 14133 11
Middle Atlantic Region Total ................ 3,538,359 3,161,518 11.9 7,022,731 5,653,526 24.2
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ............ 112,821 94,021 20.0 180,000 84,172 11.8
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp. ....... 29,110 42,566 d 31.6 33,252 50,731 d 34.5
Baltimore Motor Coach Co. .................. 15,377 29,789 70,969 4200
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 157,093 166,321 3 179,926 179, 38.
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. ............. 46,227 47,458 207,347 212090 d 2.2
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. ............ .. 48985 41.681 2T 164.132 126.42 29.
Capitol Bus Co. ............................ 41,738 46,391 d 10.0 80,890 74823 .1
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 97639 901559 g83 1,135,938 82, 373
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) .... 146566 88,052 66.5 530,99827 91.
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ........... 51,971 55,605 1 65,491 122,871 d 6.0
Eastern Trails, Inc. ....................... 25286 271656 21,620 23,090 T-
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc. ............ 110.978 118265 ~92496 95,.299
Fordbam Bus Corp. ........................ .2,170 86 6,926 16,526
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ....... 31,339 29,573 32,257 30,44
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ................ 195,52 147,071 2.9 100,089 83024 20.6
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. I/ ..... 174,012 153,900 13.1 630,956 608,667 3.7
L. B. K. Lines Inc. ...................... 2230 20,019 10.0 86,757 79 444 9.2
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. .................. 68091 67884 25407 110 1 1.8
gLOan-Aliae...n B5.w Co. ,2..... ........... 5 7,
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. 2/ ............ .175 715 318625 27.
Prank Martz Coach Co., Ino. ............... 85 103 90,297 d .8 82,048 80,79 1.6
Mohawk Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 1 628 18,58 15730 21579 d .1
Mountain Transit Corp ..................... 26423 36, 1 19001
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. .......... 21 024 21,239 .6406 49 567
Quaker City Bus Co. .......... 2.............. 62567 71,92 d l.0 85,374 847 7.
Reading Transportation Co. ............. 43,033 42, 201252 1 3243
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc. .............. 7,085 69 767 7.6 79.27 714 5.
Reynolds Transportation Co. ............... 5,793 17,80 207.3 78,05 3571 120.9
Rockland Coaches Inc. .................. 186,203 121,22 53.6 597,093 429,955 38
Safeway Trails, ino. .. o ............. 73929 67,59.5 2 5 98,098 2.
Short Line Inc. of Penn. ................... 5,380 57,327 3.6 23,479 202,565 1 .7
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. ......... 938 9,318 d 11.1 7024 7109.2
West Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 0124019 69,628 -7[1 318,791 156760.
West Virginia Transportation Co. ........... 125,800 93,866 34.0 304,860 232,7 1.0
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. 4/ ....... 47 101 45,296 4.0 249,782 226,442 10.3
White Star Lines, Inc ............. .......116 10116,966 6.0 284,335 261,396 8.8
Central Region Total ........................ 4,919,249 3,967,452 24.0 7,987,743 5,844,724 36.7
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ............... 47,450 31,344 51.4 97,860 62,415 56.8
All American Bus Lines, Inc. ............... 326,242 197682 65.0 34,764 15,225 128.3
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ............... 38975 2790 41.8 1,248 36,687 39.7
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. ................. 5024 56,603 32.5 334,723 23 9127 4.0
Capitol Greyhound Lines ..................... 154475 153,84 .4130 0 1 0,323 18.1
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co, .. 198,920 148,798 33.7 776,517 562,172 38.1
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. ........ 17,857 12,212 .2 53,53 37,274 43.6
DeLuxe Motor Stages ........................ 2116 22705 d 6.9 8021 8.708 d7.9
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............ 2036 7 18,27 14881 522.
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........ 675,56 444,639 51.9 2,501,748 1,653,042 51.3
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind. .. 320,145 236 194 35.5 183,762 1,3 28.2
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co. ....... 23 961 18 279 31.1 59,468 4,3 34.4
Illini Coach Co., Inc. ................... 14 2412 100 18.4 2,445 1 36.2
Illinois Greyhound Lines Inc. ............. 18 84 171428 8 164,385 1 4.5
Illinois Transit Lines, n. ............ 34,610 24 65 40.1 51,827 33867 53.0
Indian Trails ........ .. ..... 83370 59 33 40.5 85.817 4530.5
Indiana Motor Bus Co. ...................... 9 ,662 12.5 81 760 70
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. .. 21 029 15, 19 35.5 40,338 31,407 28.
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. .................. 41,227 27,609 9.3 55,135 37,605 46.6
King Brothers Co. ..................... 88,912 6,635 37.6 190,85 134,149 42.3
Muskingum Valley Transit Co................ 25 588 1806 41.7 25,948 000 44.2
Northern Trails, Inc. ................ 15,06 23, 35.3 3202 4 458 28.2
Ohio Bus Line Co. ........................ 59016 43,340 2 122 180 11
Penn Bus Co ................ 0 ............ 427 63. 53 .42 10 22771 1
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co.................. 25 19 205,721 24.0 66578 413,63 6
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 1,627,399 1,56 74 4.0 1,221 1202 1.6
Peoria Rookford Bus Co. ...................... 32,30 2 1,33 46.9 34, 4od 4.5
Red Star Way, Ino. ........................ 27,497 20,22 34.6 33,372 23,932 3
Short Way Lines, Inc ..................... 194493 85,418 127.7 347,261 185,421 87.3
Southern Limited, Inc. .................... 59,312 55,113 7.6 31,091 25,138 37
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. ................. 19817 14,932 32.7 21,629 15,000 44.2
Valley Public Service Co. ................. 82,800 52,990 56.3 160,769 97,213 65.4


Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
SIncludes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
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Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
September September Percent September September Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase
Southern Region Total .......................... 8,618,731 $7,048,589 22.3 12,181,330 9,281,323 31.2
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc. ....................... 57,387 37,0o2 5.0 68,777 43,937 56.5
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. ...................... 1,711,424 1,509,961 3.3 1,768,985 1,526,523 15.9
Atlantic Stages .............................. 22,707 18,151 25.1 52,229 39,39 33.8
Bowling Green-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Inc. ...... 23,713 15,324 5.7 38,058 25,294 50.5
Capital Motor Lines .......................... 9,753 65,211 4107,155 87,897 21.9
Carolina Coach Co. ............................ 361,962 282,600 28.1 855 76 636,086 35.5
Carolina Coach Company of Va. ................ 122,013 79,954 52.6 157,126 100,532 56.3
Carolina Motor Bus Lines ...................... 23.243 2856 4 18. 5,60 44973 21.
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ................... 66,486 66,3 .4 239,437 242,46 d .2
Carolina Stages ............................... 25,006 21,538 16. 55,90 42,96 31
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. ........ .............. 74,51 5,187 37.6 242,482 218,924 10.8
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) ......... 0,7 8 4,67 11.2 155,623 3, 1 16.3
Crescent Stages, Inc. .... ................... 1,5 2 4.7 181,191 22, d 20.1
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. ................... 604,886 4,56 21.8 576,870 442,317 30.
Florida Motor Lines Corp. ..................... 494,111 45,908 10.8 502,231 381,178 31.8
Georgia Stages, Inc ......................... 117,518 101,789 15.5 190,419 3,903 23.7
Greensboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ...... 1 550 129,516 13.2 52284 69531 11.4
Gulf Transport Co........................... .. 87,740 69,300 26.6 11664 87,265 33.1
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ...................... 25,188 22,623 11.3 50,208 4,65 23.5
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. ..................... 21,515 20,976 2.6 31,950 31,166 2.5
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .................... 123,14O 116,403 5.8 353,127 285,947 23.5
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 36,867 4,954 6.2 25,671 3,621 608.9
Queen City Coach Co. ........................ 391,366 305,417 28.1 892,922 600,267 48.8
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 369,917 373,939 d.1 335,190 287,9 16.
Seashore Transportation Co. ................... 132,877 103,049 28.9 279,396 266,877 4.7
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ................... 134.171 86.753 54.7 216799 125,88 72.2
Southeastern Greyhound Lines .................. 1,705,315 1,232, 0 38.3 2,250,226 1,35 56 66.2
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. ................ 29,794 25,457 17.0 66,334 54,341 22.1
Southeastern Stages, Inc ...................... 128,930 91,066 41.6 14l,159 94,706 49.0
Southern Stages, Inc. ..................... 72,399 65,832 10.0 95,863 85,239 12.5
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. ..................... 98,875 70,139 41.0 73,266 ,947 63.0
Teche Greyhound Lines ...................... 687,718 632,327 8.8 65 35 585,21 11.8
Tennessee Coach Co. ........................... 206,110 151,515 36.0 336,791 214,625 56.9
Tri-State Coach Corp. ........................ 50,804 26,94 88.6 208,187 135,76 53.3
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc ..................... 183,354 122,918 49.2 283,379 167,524 69.2
WESTERN DISTRICT Total ......................... 14,554,333 11,527,831 26.3 16,101,280 11,899,797 35.3
Northwestern Region Total ...................... 1,008,476 814,175 23.9 781,239 567,812 37.6
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. ....................... 26,828 17,593 52.5 15,776 9,462 66.7
Northern Pacific Transport Co. ................ 8,181 7,392 10.7 9,925 8,270 20.0
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 973,467 789,190 23.4 755,538 550,080 37.4
Mid Western Region Total ...................... 3,022,123 2,331,451 29.6 2,197,714 1,685,661 30.4
Burlington Transportation Co. .......... 651,482 501,122 30.0 594,044 436,496 36.1
Crown Coach Co. ........ ................. 181,750 132,822 36.8 156,124 124,222 25.7
Interstate Transit Lines a/ .................. 945,712 768,837 23.0 485,232 397,680 22.0
Jefferson Transportation o. ............... 143,359 106,968 34.0 122,039 87,092 40.1
Kansas City & Leavenworth Transp. Co. ........ 31,373 27,532 14.0 81,513 73,582 10.8
Missouri Transit Co. Inc. ................... 29,953 24,910 20.2 30,87 2,829 22.4
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, Inc. .................... 98,385 66,5 48.3 94,38 60,25 56.3
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. ............ 90,58 669,89 35.1 602,792 45,024 32.5
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 35,41 33,066 7.2 31,145 26,311 18.4
Southwestern Region Total ..................... 5,641,602 4,317,071 30.7 7,394,626 5,212,543 41.9
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. .................. 174,287 112,150 55.4 182,649 109,053 67.5
Arkansas Motor Coaches Ltd., Inc. ............. 64,27 44,602 441 74809 52,403 42.8
Arrow Coach Lines ................... ... 43,516 33,535 29.8 59,347 31,331 89.4
Bowen Motor Coaches ..................... 584,i09 378,62 54.3 1,214,009 791,024 53.5
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ....................... 27,751 8,219 237.6 13,234 4,894 170.4
Derco Bus Lines, Inc. ........................ 27,93 20,345 37.1 54,992 49,220 11.7
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. ....................... 220,674 147,8 50.1 48,690 263,128 83.8
Frisco Transportation Co. ................... 30,975 15,370 101.5 56.512 26.177 115.9
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. ................... 26,960 22,8 20.7 52,22 44,029 18.6
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc. ........ 293,095 216,028 35.7 603,116 429,983 40.3
Jordan Bus Co. ............................... 37,778 28,522 32.5 5,.582 38,350 9.7
Kerrville Bus Company, Inc. ................. 186,786 148,988 25. 216427 163,431 2.4
Mid-Continent Coaches ......................... 57,142 34,919 63.6 86,015 61,232 4
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines ..... 117,035 84,761 38.1 120095 83,758 41.
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ......... 450,000 369,761 21.7 600,000oo 4,82 47.5
Oklahoma Transportation Co. ................... 207,564 160,129 29.6 242,576 182,55 32.9
Southwest Coaches Inc. ........................ 22.6 17.539 29.1 16.18 13.2 22.0
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 1,654,49 1,373,624 20.5 964,296 793,98 21.5
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. ............. 83,585 57,728 44.8 212,779 123,555 72.2
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc. ..................... 137,062 101,02 35,6 191, 15,0 2.3
Texas Bus Lines ............................... 8,391 6,323 24.6 176,4 144,769 21.9
Texas Motorcoaches, Inc. ..................... 63,4 589 42.8 166,9 116,697 43.1
Texas New Mexico and Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. ... 138,44 114,641 20.7 116,296 98,277 18.3
Tri-State Transit Company of Louisiana, Inc. .. 803,680 643,294 24.9 1,307,298 990,539 22.0
Union Bus Lines.............................. 84,487 58,821 43.6 70,114 46,881 49.6
.Unio TranapC atoL Co. ..................... 22,252 15,303 45.4 59,588 42,193 41.2


Rocky. Mountain' 3es iTotal ....................
DenTve* Coa1oad .Spige-Pueblo Motor Vay.,. In.
Denver-Salt Lake-Ptfict Stages, Inc. .........
,Interaountain Transportation Co. .............
New Mesxomi!ransportation Co., Inc. ..........
Rio Grande Motor .Wa, Inc. ..................
Rocky Mountain Motor Co. .....................


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80,586
109,042
112,080
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534,941


56,648
80,708
86,138
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97,073
10,526
55,729
53,733
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42,592


193,025


41,148
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42.575
35,117
33,330
33,781


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Pacific Region Total .......................... 4,404,947 3,730,193 18.1 5,409,935 4,240,756 27.6
Auto Interurban Co ........................... 9,260 51,377 54.3 307,064 194,893 57.6
Bremerton-Taooma Stages, Inc. ................ 4,750 18,157 174.0 59,944 42,202 42.0
Dollar Lines .................................. 17,705 15915 11.2 3,98 3,486 .3
Gibson Lines .................................. 107,65 36,674 193.5 327,131 102,154 220.2
Grays Harbor Lines ........................... 22,69 17,822 26.1 32,882 22,986 43.1
Inland Stage Co. ......................... .... 50,361 57,082 d 11.8 26,570 98,785 d73.
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ....................... 97370 4Jg090 85.647:077 22,841 16
North Coast Transportation Co ............... 3 18 343,142 9.251,88450,249 13
Pacific Greyhound Lines ....................... 2,6 26 2,358,363 12.2 3, 96 2,724,90 25.
Peerless Stages, Inc. ....................... 48,878 3,365 24.2 118,497 92,027 28.8
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) ..... 191,684 19,839 1.6 160511 153,951 4.3
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon).......... 403,491 296,861 35.9 180,584 10,948 28.1
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. .............. 315,000 266,506 18.2 217,000 191,304 13.4
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Statement No. M-700 (BT)
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CU.. DEOSDITOEY

U.S. DEPOMITORY


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 172 reports representing 177 motor carriers


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
October October Percent October October Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported ............... $32,408,654 $26,406,226 22.7 48,927,190 37,688,106 29.8
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ..................... 9,160,024 7,852,115 16.7 18,892,653 15,340,572 23.2
New England Region Total .................... 1,342,827 1,409,729 d 4.7 3,851,055 3,678,288 4.6
Boston & Maine Transportation Co .......... 164,597 184,209 d 10.6 826,155 756,991 9.1
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 28,677 40,26 d 28. 16,56 18,508 d 10.
I. C. T. Bus Co. .......................... 14,791 17,877 29,1 45,147
Interstate Busses Corp. ................... 42,967 40,52746,65 8,062
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. ................... 43.692 39,882 9.6 218462 199.411 9.6
Maine Central Transportation Co. ........... 1,9 00106,111 .2 287,307 261,2 .9
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 118,048 159,47 58,017 76,32 d 2.1
New England Transportation Co. ............ 299,919 307,696 754,081 745,865 "1
Rhode Island Bus Co. ....................... 7,141 65,742 1919797 1l9,o61 32.3
Short Line, Inc. ........................ 214,468 213,176 799,6 792,520 .9
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............. 48,305 54,739 d 11.8 26,667 29,850 10.
Vermont Transit Co., Inc. ................. 90,273 78,804 11. 138,492 119,347 6.
Middle Atlantic Region Total ............... 3,151,860 2,785,471 13.2 6,695,773 5,584,781 19.9
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ............. 73,250 68,404 7.1 126,294 76,651 64.8
Aebury Park New York Transit Corp. ...... 22,160 28,693 d 22.8 26,935 34,721 d 22.4
Baltimore Motor Coach Co. .................. 14,70 30,916 67,330 150,282
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 152,296 14,699 181,512 165,584
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. .............. 47,54 51,632 8.3 215,871 230,228 d 6.2
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. .................... 49.492 44 8 .. 1 51 6,5 133,551
Capitol Bus Co. ............................ 49,706 25 d 3.0 131,372 84,359 557
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 858,782 76, 58 .1,o7,785 787,853 33.0
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) 51,270 41,655 23.1 175,082 14o,227 24.9
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ............ 55,331 57,875 d 4.4 122,266 129,931 d .9
Eastern Trails, Inc. ...................... 22,594 21,093 7.1 21,313 19,797 -.
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc ............ 104.000 95.379 9.0 96,600 88.506 9.1
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ....... 29,769 30,169 1.3 0,616 30,981 d 1.2
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ................ 113,130 99,710 62,881 51,457 22.
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. ..... 180,952 157,199 15.1 65,815 643,091 2.4
-L. B. K. Lines, In. 520 21 30 1.0. 9! o565 84,003 12.6
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc ................... 66,671 78,624 d .2 27,"2 142,096 d 10.1
Logan-Williamson Bus Co .................... 5531 37.453 4.7 93470 99.919
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. 2 ............-- 82907 75,400 100 32634 26580 22.7
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. .............. 76,783 75,4 2.3 79,61 79,209 .5
Mohawk Coach Lines, Inc. ............... 13,850 15,886 d 12.8 15,233 19,277 d 21.0
Mountain Transit Corp. ..................... 5,339 8,831 4,152 4772
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ........... 21,345 22,544 6,5 51,110
Quaker City Bus Co. .............. ..... 49.378 46.158 774.157 52.15 42.
Reading Transportation Co. ................. 47,204 39,629 19.1 217,213 164,427 32.1
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc. .............. 65,539 55,848 17.4 74,51 64,781 l14
Reynolds Transportation Co. ............... 53,102 23,450 126.4 78,5 38,950 101.4
Rockland Coaches, Inc. / .................... 178,215 136,919 30.2 60407 48413 24.7
Safeway Trails, Inc...... ............. 70,68,586 2 142,60 93,529 52
Short Line Inc. of Penn. ................ .. .751 .81 20.2 ,2!.80 210.701g
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. ......... 36,7338,305 d 4.1 76,086 ,590 48
West Ridge Transportation Co. ............. 125,243 ,620 .32,506 18 7-7
West Virginia Transportation Co. ........... 137,054 9,834 38.7 339,764 242,5 81
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. ....... 50,400 9,465 1.9 270,252 249,278 8.4
White Star Lines, Inc. .................... 111,0O4 97,430 14.0 298,6 269,924 10.6
Central Region Total ........................ 4,665,337 3,656,915 27.6 8,345,825 6,077,503 37.3
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee .............. 50,995 33,535 52.1 105,393 68,589 5.7
All American Bus Lines, Inc. ................ 310,642 194,102 .0 33,529 21,47 5.0
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. .............. 42,679 29,279 45.8 56,756 40,330 07
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc .................. 78,691 59,784 31.6 354957 256,184 38.6
Capitol Greyhound Lines .................... 148,07 135,005 10.0 131,577 105,331 24.9
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co... 205,472 164,250 25.1 11,824 613,552 32.3
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. ........ 18,334 12,950 41.6 57,530 4,61 2.2
DeLuxe Motor Stages ........................ 14,78 14,6 2 1. 5,591 ,49 1.
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ........... 18.773 15.9 .27 91.34
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 82,6782 42.1 2,718,041 1,781,33 52.6
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind... 304,297 207,703 46.5 184,793 137,54 34.3
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co. ..... 23,617 19,585 20.6 60,832 47,841 27.2
llini Coach Co., Inc. .................... 16479 12,97 27.0 28,221 19917 41.7
Illinois Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............. 177,307 138,264 28.2 176041 106,212 65.7
Illinois Transit Lines, Inc. ............... 37,176 25,152 47*.8 5,9 46,284 17.7
Indian Trails .................... 81,29 51,092 59.1 91,4 47,5 93.1
Indiana Motor Bus Co ................... 65,945 56,455 16.885 77.7 17.8
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc.. 19,963 1720'i 16.0 6,74 3299 7
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. .......... ..... 4,719 28,108 62.7 61,865 0,18
King Brothers Co. ........... ........... 8,36 65,8 31.1 177, 126,516 .
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. ............. 21,246 13,43 58.0 26,235 17,300 51.6
Northern Trails, Inc. ...................... 9,690 12,642 d 24 2,011 2,710
Ohio Bus Line Co ......................... 62,098 46,O12 257,610 197,7
Penn Bus Co. ......o...... ............ 2......*60 64 1.1 26,61 2 02
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. ................... 250,216 196,627- 693,418 431,715 60.6
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc ......... 1,433,645 1,292,544 10.9 1,185,760 1,14,145 6.
Peoria Rockford Bus Co .................. 28,2 25,4 15.0 29,937 38,42 d 22.1
Red Star Way, Inc ......................... ... ........ 26,404 18,90 2.8 33,73 23,9936 40'
Short Way Lines, Inc. ...................6. 165,991 10,186 67 355,12 230,363
Southern Limited, Inc. ................ 55,267 45,401 21.7 32,094 22,187 7
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. ................. 23,426 19,374 20.9 23,825 17,000 40.1
Valley Public Service Co. ................ 86,523 61,011 41.8 165,698 112,122 47.8


Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of
urban-carriers and are omitted from this statement.
Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lines, Ino.
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REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
October October Percent October October Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

Southern Region Total ......................... 8,930,642 $7,292,010 22.5 13,365,812 9,889,448 35.2
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc. ...................... 62,800 40,986 53.2 77,000 48,556 58.6
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. .................... 1,728,197 1,560,104 10.8 1,887,459 1,564,50 20.6
Atlantic Stages .............................. 21,177 16,963 24.8 43,732 39,039 12.0
Bowling Green-Hopkinsville Bus Co., Inc. ..... 26,066 17,440 49.5 42,200 27,628 52.7
Capital Motor Lines ........................... 76,870 72,597 5.9 135,131 100,790 34.1
Carolina Coach Co. ........... ......... 40 5 312,254 28.2 932,251 695,79 3.0
Carolina Coach Company of Va. ................ 126,9 85,980 47.6 182,871 109,29 6.8
Carolina Motor Bus Lines ...................... 25,772 25.577 .8 6oo42 50726 18.4
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ................... 70,009 b,48 .8 24,31 264,332 3 .0
Carolina Stages ............................. 29,790 24,389 22.1 60 45,86
Cherokee Motor Coach Co. .................... 65176 64,61 1.3 243,196 230,177 5.7
ConsolidatedBus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) .......... 151,826 95,12 59.1 517,999 303,019 70.9
Crescent Stages, In........................ 4560 145,7 .1 220,967 241,961 8.7
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc ................. 638,455 519,4 22.9 672,479 499,947
Florida Motor Lines Corp. ..................... 521,015 55,824 14.3 539,94 7,902 32.
Georgia Stages, Inc. ....................... 13430 106,508 24.3 216,64 16,160 32.6
Greensboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ....... 1:,647 128,78 27.9 57705 516899 11.7
Gulf Transport Co. ..................... ....... 9,93 73,15 32.5 126,753 91,64 13.8
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ..................... 26,502 21,330 24.2 50,851 4,930 21.3
Lewisburg Bus Lines, In. ............. ....... 17,00 17,38 d 2.2 15,903 b222 d 2
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .................... 121,611 110,91 8 359,497 242,757 1
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 42,815 5,659 656.6 25,725 3,550 624.6
Queen City Coach Co. ......................... 425,289 30,60 38.7 982,64 6 26 57.
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 353,8 35,015 316,59276,776 .4
Seashore Transportation Co. ................... 139,9M4 107,202 3302,452 279,211 8.3
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. ................. 132.013 8.29& 229.367 128,213 78.9
Southeastern Greyhound Lines .................. 1,695,878 1,26 5 .2 2,33,Q 1,412,895 625.
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. ................ 33,300 28,4 17.0 7 6,6 6 0 22.8
Southeastern Stages, Inc .................... 130,446 93,57 39.4 152,636 104'66 45.6
Southern Stages, Inc. ....................... 80,402 67,488 91 108,976 7,646 24.3
Tamiami Trail Tours, Inc. ................... 101,763 72,625 76,287 50,219 51.9
Teche Greyhound Lines ........................ 717,365 639,365 12.2 701,881 616,073 13.9
Tennessee Coach Co. ............. ....... 211,909 157,005 35.0 359,387 227,01 58.2
Tri-State Coach Corp. ....................... 49,771 27,88 78.5 209,399 142,45 47.
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. .................... 166,266 117,857 1.1 279,973 172,415 62.4
WSTERN DISTRICT Tota ........................ 14,317,988 11,262,101 27.1 16,668,725 12,458,086 33.8
Northwestern Region Total ...................... 885,298 694,954 27.4 766,819 562,997 36.2
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. ...................... 27,356 18,576 47.3 17,121 10,163 68.5
Northern Pacific Transport Co. ............... 7,942 6,199 28.1 9,698 7,459 30.0
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 850,000 670,179 26.8 740,000 545,375 35.7
Mid Western Region Total ....................... 2,993,134 2,257,147 32.6 2,367,452 1,778,528 33.1
Burlington Transportation Co. ............ 724,883 453,016 60.0 631,5 1434,690 45.?
Crown Coach Co. ............................. 182,937 138,633 32.0 164,33 14,878 1.7
Interstate Transit Lines / ................... 9?4,928 675,459 4.0 534,822 417,O46 28.2
Jefferson Transportation Co. .................. 142,574 101,48 .5 131,765 83,702 57.4
Kansas City & Leavenworth Transp. Co ......... 30,38J 32,868 d 84,44 82,082 2.9
Missouri Transit Co., Inc. ...............;..... 28,397 30,168 35,723 23,199 .0
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, Inc. ...................... 104,874 63,051 10Y,119 71,982 .6
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. ............. 89, 733,311 1 648,622 499,736 29.8
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. .......... 34,81 29,159 19. 32,263 25,213 28.0
Southwestern Region Total ...................... 5,570,907 4,418,158 26.1 7,494,989 5,608,864 33.6
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. ................... 178,717 419,903 49.1 186,736 120,857 54.5
Arkansas Motor Coaches Ltd., Inc. ............ 64,301 4,95 31.4 77,275 57,298 35.0
Arrow Coach Lines ................................. 42,025 30 7.2 58,127 ,777 7.1
Bowen Motor Coaches .......................... 581,o62 425 6 3. 1,19131 81,35.5
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ................... 26,573 11,757 126.0 12,882 -7, 71.2
Denco Bus Lines, Inc .............. ........ 28,134 23,I95 19.7 55,11 2.8
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. ....................... 207,72 157,o67 32.3: 408,8 7 310 90 31.6
Frisco Transportation Co. ................ 3100 1 95 2 0 1 39.
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. .................. 31, 2,19 1. 1
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc............ 277,68 204,300 35.9 591,105 3,i614.7
Jordan Bus Co. .............................. 37,232 35,938 3.6 57,406 16118 24.5
Kerrville Bus Company, Inc .......*.........9.. 19 8 161,992 20.3 2,691 191732 14
Mid-Continent Coaches ........................... 8,978 3917 51.2 92,55 70,22 31.
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines ..... 12,800 9,65 31.5 122,9b 92,778 32.5
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co............ 475,000 37682 26. 625,000 505,106 23.7
Oklahoma Transportation Co. ................. 205,206 170984 20.0 250,39 203,66 22.
Southwest Coaches Inc ....................... 30,24 26474 14.4 16778 17,S 9 6
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............ 1. 1.288.275 1 00 1799
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. ............. 90,5 72 6 2. 28 1 215,169 4.2
Sunshine Bus Lines, In. ...... ........... 137 9,979 37.5 203,33 1132 7.6
Texas Bus Lines ................ ..... 84,108 67,814 2.0 187,053 150,716 24.1
Texas Motorcoaches, Inc. ................... 69,875 4842 4.4 187,807 128,73 45.9
Texas New Mexico and Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. ... 19,84 134671 11.2 127,937 117M 9.3
Tri-State Transit Compay of Louisiana, Inc. ... 747,472 660,932 3.1 1,36,53 98828 32.
Union Bus Lines ........................ .81,946 5863 4.2 68,173 46,862 55
Union Transportation Co. .........*.....&...*... 23,215 18,06 28.5 62,55 6,866 3.1
Rocky Mountain Region Total .................. 445,720 315,085 41.5 325,129 202,060 60.9
Denver-Colorado Springs-Pueblo Motor Way, Inc. 73,628 52,063 41.4 99,773 51,286 94.5
Denver-Salt Lake-Pacific Stages, Inc. ........ 42,136 23,195 81.7 10,206 6,9 2 59.7
Intermountain Transportation Co. ............ 74,573 52,588 41.8 53,80 39,5 4 35.7
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ........... 113, 51 81,804 38.8 5,659 37,73 52.8
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc. .................... o8,467 79,853 35.8 61,196 33, 6 80.8
Rooky Mountain Motor Co. ...................... 33,400 25,582 30.6 42,494 33,144 28.2
Pacific Region Total .......................... 4,422,929 3,576,757 23.7 5,714,336 4,305,637 32.7
Auto Interurban Co. ..... ............... 82,377 53,029 55.3 313,657 207,123 51.4
Bremerton-Tacoma Stages, Inc. ................. 29,126 22,261 30.8 62,007 42,275 46.7
Dollar Lines ................................. 17,059 15,090 13.0 3,298 3,169 4.1
Gibson Lines ............................. 120,878 40,953 195.2 363,208 122,025 197.7
Grays Harbor Lines ......................... 23,298 16,580 4.5 34,167 2~:921 42.8
Inland Stge Co. .............................. 49,93 5,926 d 1 6,55 52 d 77.
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc ............... ....... 95.826 34,510 17 44,806 24j16
North Coast Transportation Co. ............ 373,791 327,2 .2 530,829 445,745 11
Pacific Greyhound Lines ....................... 2,719,090 2,268,468 19.9 3,668,963 2,752,303 33.3
Peerless Stages, Inc. ................ ... 9,002 36,8 33.1 126,32 95887 31.7
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) ...... 131,82448,4 d 28.0 120,065 151,95,0 d21
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) .......... 412,725 287,121 437 193,458 170954
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc .............. 318,000 232,589 36.7 227,500 174592 30.3


U GOvU.MhrT PMIIIII OFICE l-0-rl


Note:--See page 1.
I/ Includes Interstate Transit Lines, Inc.
_ Decrease.








Subject to revision


UNIV. OF FL Ll.
DOcUMENTS DEPT




U.S. DEPO1TOAY


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-700 (BT)
NOVEMBER, 1943


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 172 reports representing 177 motor carriers


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
November November Percent November November Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported .............. #30,672,123 $24,626,129 24.6 46,407,094 36,733,818 26.3
EASTERN DISTRICT Total .................... 8,414,841 7,122,935 18.1 18,214,320 14,756,519 23.4
New England Region Total ................... 1,241,400 1,274,002 d 2.6 3,727,498 3,467,042 7.5
Boston & Maine Transportation Co. ......... 162,246 154,66 4.9 814,068 695,665 17.0
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co. 95,404 94,9 1.0 437,978 412,893 6.1
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England .... 22,894 22,964 13793 16,009 d 1.8
I. C. T. Bus Co. .......................... 13,587 15,170 27,305 38,402
Interstate Busses Corp. ................... 3,239 37,656 1 41,615 35,306
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. .................... .29 91 T7 221 462 1 56 15.7
Maine Central Transportation Co. .......... 920019173 282549 240,61 17.4
New England Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 91,619 117,793 d 22. 46152 61,370 d 24.
New England Transportation Co. .......... 27762 314,479 719,848 719,101 .T
Rhode Island Bus Co. ................... 8619 69,325 204025 143,566 42.3
Short Line, In....................... 20220 204,643 d 1.0 770,851 777,696 d .
Trailways of New England, Inc. ............ 40,395 45,867 22,692 25,911.
Vermont Transit Co., Inc. ................ 74,922 66,9591.9 125,160 109,066 4.


Middle Atlantic Region Total ..............
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ...........
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp. ......
Baltimore Motor Coach o. .................
Blue Ridge Transportation Co. .............
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. .............
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. ................
Capitol Bus Co. ...... ..............
Central Greyhound Lines, Inc. .........
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) ...
De Camp Interstate Transit Co. ...........
Eastern Trails Inc ......................
Edwards Motor transit Co., Inc. ...........
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ......
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ...............
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. 1/ ....
L. B. K. Lines Inc. .....-............
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc. ................
Logan-Williamson Bus Co. ................
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. 2/ ............
Frank Martz Coach Co., Inc. .............
Mohawk Coach Lines, Inc. ..............
Mountain Transit Corp. ..................
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ...........
Quaker City Bus Co. .......................
Reading Transportation.Co. ................
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc. ..............
Reynolds Transportation Co. ...............
Rookland Coaches Inc. J/ ...............
Safeway Trails, ino. ..... .............
Short Line Inc. of Penn. ..................
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc. ......
West Ridge Transportation Co. ............
West Virginia Transportation Co. ..........
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. / ......
White Star Lines, In. ....................
Central Region Total .......................
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ..............
All American Bus Lines, Inc..............
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co. ..............
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. ...............
Capitol Greyhound Lines ...................
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co.
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co. ........
DeLuxe Motor Stages ......................
DeLuxe Motor States of Illinois ..........
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc.........
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind.
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co. ......
Illini Coach Co., Inc. ...................
Illinois Greyhound Lines Inc. ..........
Illinois Transit Lines, Ino. ..............
Indian Trails ............................
Indiana Motor Bus Co. ....................
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc..
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. .................
King Brothers Co. ........................
Muskingum Valley Transit Co. .............
Northern Trails, Inc. ....................
Ohio Bus Line Co. .........................
Penn Bus Co. .............................
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. .................
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........
Peoria Rockford Bus Co. ..................
Red Star Way, In ........................
Short Way Lines, Inc. ....................
Southern Limited, Inc ...................
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. ................
Valley Public Service Co. ................


2,917,855


2,531,079


15.3


6,533,532


5,532,952


18.1


55,95 54,719 2.3 109,256 73,604 48.4
1824 24847 d 26.6 22,263 0686 2.4
171,36 30,178 d 5 60,738 ,547
,1 13,1 56351 159,809 159,067
46,o33 47,260 2.6 208,505 211,057 d 1.2
50.754 43.594 ""loET 171,831 129.675 =.5
9 ,7946,286 15.5 115876 75,878 52.7
736,519 625,86 17.7 85,160 735,9 33.9
136,893 93,671 46.1 476,348 299,637 59.0
55,080 56,357 122,400 126 .4
20,043 17,575 19,065 16,481 -1
94,600 86 872 8.9 89,800 84731 .0
29,669 25138 18.0 0,52 25,760 18.6
66,969 43,4 54.3 53,322 47,178 13.o
171,875 151,72 13.3 642,968 602,737 6.7
- S-974- -- P9 .-I 9014o 80, 137 12.5
71,892 80 d 10.9 137,578 149,57 d 8.0
51.175 38.074 4 83.54 58. 5 42.
704 46221:7 1 28 25336 .9
7 35 6769 6.4 7570 74,685 d 4.2
13,371 13098 2.1 1,930 1193
5,1d0 7,0 2 2791 4065
19965 16,530 20 62,5 ,248
44 04 z, 498 16.4 0 60 46 685 1.


46,290
57,872
48, 0
170,969
63,560
55,915
35 111
97,581
117,303
50,494
101,988
4,255,586


40,735

1 3,073
52,245
49,115
35,423
53,573
106,650
45,617
92,020

3,317,854


30.4
21.7
13.8

10.0
10.7
10.8
28.3


2 5,256
68,188
78,990
585, 40
120,439
240,765
73,950
185,798
290,260
273,405
279,672
7,953,290


158,bb2
61,364
52,179
502,278
87,131
199,222
67,64
163,952
263,093
230,354
255,019
5,756,525


35.7
11.1
51.4
16.7
38.2
20.9
9.3
13.3
10.3
18.7
9.7
38.2


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44,954 30,746 46.2 98,022 63,367 54.7
296,968 177,829 67.0 30,331 20,361 49.0
38642 27,77 38.6 52,468 38,742 35.4
75,27 59,420 26.7 342,786 253,903 35.0
138,14 114,957 20.2 120,662 98,219 22.8
192,642 157,710 22.1 804,695 613,872 31.1
17,362 12,399 40.o 54,591 3,96 2.6
12,317 12,538 d 1.8 4,781 4,759 .5
15957 13273 22 "17 107 12,285 39.3
63 1415 234 2.2 ,62187 1,707,278
6 203 8 30.8 69164,137 123,757 32.6
2196 18,257 20.3 57,291 42,702 34.2
14,767 12,119 21.8 25,384 18,183 39.6
154 122553 26.2 16775 102,993 9.0
33911 22,1 47.6 294 33,999 65.6
75 46,754 48.6 82,510 45,833 0.0
60708 52 058 16.6 85.729 71.962 19.1
19 42615 600 24.5 42 823 416b6.3
42 148 26 045 61.8 58,392 380663.
79,93 59,201 35.0 14,382 115,590 42.2
23,486 17,878 31.4 25,453 18,177 40.
,791 10,107 d .1 1,892 1,985 4.
58 294 44,611 244,987 187, 0
67.005 62.376 726.703 0.046 14.6


248,050
1,256,319
24,695
23,858
157,758
47,079
29,789
81,653


199,186
1,131,500
20,232
17,479
101,212
39,149
15,966
56,919


24.5
11.0
22.1
36.5
55.9
20.3
86.65
43.5


682,811
1,074,699
24,538
30,797
343,766
28,365
20,793
164,235


417,070
1,011,264
35,883
22,600
213,525
19,847
15,500
107,940


63.7
6.9:7


42.9
34.1
52.2


Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of 100,000 or over annually. Carriers
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local or sub-
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
1 Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
Decrease.


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REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special) Continued


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
November Novepber Percent November .Nveber .Percent
1943 1942 Increase 1943 .12 increase

Southern Region Total .......................... 08,545,824 $6,966,794. 19.8 12,121,744 9,672,752 25.3
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc,......................... 56,743 46,287. 22.6 73,872 51,227 44.2
Atlantio Greyhound orp. ...................... 1,600,319 1,442,323 11.0 1,709,971 1,512,172 13.1
Atlantic Stages ................ .... 1,3 17,64 4.0 4 9,49 3,003 30.2
Bowling Gree.-Hopkineyille Bus Co., In. ....... 18,761 14,632 28.2 3,015 24,367 47.8
Capital Motor Line ....................... 94 69,665 6.1 125,188 102,6 22.0
Carolina Coach Company......................... 67,10 307,737 94 855,206 667231 28.2
Carolina Coachompany of Va ................. 115, 90 81,237 42;.3 166,529 106 4 56.4
Carolina Motor B4st-Llnes ...................2352 25,296 d 6, 56I785 4. 12.6
Carolina Scenic. aoh Lines ................ 62 :11 2, 26.1
Carolina Stages .............................. 3 771 27,293 d 12.5 7,77-
Cherokee Motor Coach Co....................... 63 0 8 197 224,895 5.0
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) .......... 54,038 4 7 2 166,825 137,596 21.2
Crescent Stages, In. .......................... 13,122 143,670 d 7.3 208,580 212,142 ~ d 1.7
Dixie Greyhound Lines., Inc. ..................... 586,094 1488 6 2616,1 45,731 2
Flo.rida MotorLins/.Corp. ...................... 553, 800 440,631 257' 529,848 430,712 2.0
Georgia Stages, Inc. ........................... 15,51 1q6,619 17.7 19648. 154,931 2 .7
Greei abozr-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ....... 10,750 123,38 22.2 533,5 458,7 6.
Gulf Transport Co........... ......... ..... 8 7116 24.8 123110 53 ..
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ....................... 2,78 20,, 722. 5 43,763 39,50 4 10
Levisburg Bus Linea,- Inc. ....................... 2.1004 2960 12.3 25,540 33,025 22.7
Norfolk Southedrn Bs Corp. ................... 112,392 9956 12 326,345 263,172 24.0
Pan Amerifein Gryhqund, Lines, In ......... 4,967 36 837.9 25,037 2,958 746.4
4ue.en City Coa ...:.................... 400,430 307296 30,3 907,823 61;37 46.8
Riohmod-Greyhoud Lines, Inc. ......... 334,835 308,89 8. 293,13 259 1.
Seashore Tiansportati6n Co. ................... 141,848 109, 30.0 312 27,7 14.9
Smoky Mountin stags, Inc. ................... 123:,76 87832 .5: 216 9 2 77.3
Southeastern Greyhound Lines ....... ......... 87000 1.232.99: 28.7 2.108957 1564 331.
Southeastern Motor Lines, nc. ........... .. 30,987 26,36 17:5 7 26.8
Southeastern Stages, Inc. ..................... 118,032 97,325 21.3 1'38 4104,257 32.8
Southern Stages,. I. ... ................. 74,613 67,008 11.3: 9.4 ,088 -.7.
Tamami' Trail Tou's' Inc.. ..................... 103,904 6,174 50.2 78,122 ,45 -.
Teche Greyhound.Lines .......... ... .686,057 6,160 11.7 666,725 60 ,979 1.2
Tennessee Coah. Co. ............ .......... 197,832 157,o46 26. 347,179 214,562 61 .
Tri-State Coach Corp. ...............37,94 23,036 64..7 213,518 149,555 42.8
Virginia Stage Lines, .Ifc. .................. 176,3 115,145 5.2- 310, 800 164,968 s.4
WESTERN DISTRIgT TotaL ........................... 13,911,.58 10,536,4oo 32.0 16,071,030 12,304,5475 30.6
Northwestern Region Total ...................... 858,539 637,390 34.7 1748,387 540,O48. 38.6
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. ...................... 22,982 17,410 32.0 14, 751 010,l18 L4.9
Northern Pacifi.'Transport Co. ................ 8,292 7i127 16.3 10,45 8,494 '1.2
Northland Greyho6hnd Lines, Inc. .............. 827,265 6 .,153 35.0 723170 521.7 I 8.7
Mid Western Region:.,- Total ......................... 2,771,081 1,955,015 41.7 2,218,223 1,667 713' 330.
Burlington Transportation Co. ................ 618,656 427,545 44.7 567,039 388,l 13' 16.1
Crown Coach Co.' .............................. 170,977 132,105 29.' 150,'7- 13168, 13.2
Interstate Transit Lines ............ .... 778,o60 597,08o7 30.3? '9,9 38.,'3 27.5
Jefferson Transportation Co. ............. ..... ; 125,076 95,96 16, 4 .2
Kansas City & Leavenworth Transp. Co. ......... 29,04 33,72 d 81350 6 3.4
Missouri Transit:Co., Inc...................... 28,o6 19,334 a 4i: 4 24,210 30.7
Mo-Ark Coach.Lineer InO. ...................... 96,460 57,74 67.6 94,138 74,532 26.7
Santa Fe Tail Transportation Co. ............ 892,026 564,33 58.1 650,415 47268 37.6
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc. ....... 32,776 27,125 20.8 31,058 25,375 .22.
Southwestern Region,- Total ...................... 5,457,725 4,229,090 .29.1 7,120,125 5,717,871 24.5
Airline Motor Coache,. Inc. ................... 169,025 114,833 47.2 176,3 113,433 55
Arkansas. Motor. Coaches Ltd., Inc. ............. 61,275 1717 37.0 476 55,288 3.5
Arrow Coach Lines ............................... 40,64 31,J3 28.5 53 1,185 2.2
Bowen Motor Coaches ........................... 603,244 410, 656 46.9 1,05,975 1,00,836 8.1
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ......................... 24,809 13, 89 83.9 11,7 7,26 62.1
Denco Bus Lines,. Inc. ....................... 27,943 21,977 27.1 55,082 42,303 30.2
Dixie Motr' Coach. Corp. ....................... 206,274 166,4 1 23.9 413,929 31,063 1.0
Frisoo Transportation Co., ...................... 26.36, 17.779 4.3 31'.JO3 63.2
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. ................... 29,075 22,523 29.1 0,009 45,22 76.9
Interurban Transportation. Co., Inc, ........... 271,12 234,332 15.7 567,792, 50,399 7.0
Jordan Bus Co. ............................ 36 0,970 18. 5,953 43,429 24.2
Kerrville Bus Company, Inc. ................... 173,496 157,657 10. 179,55 180,781 .
Mid-Continent Coaches....................... 5,724 3.8,017 51.8 91,900 75,169
Missouri, Kansas arid Oklahoma Coach Lines .... 14,700 96,634 18.7 116,300 9,62 29.
Missouri Pacifia;Transportation Co. ........... 450,o00 350,551 28.4 600o,00o 482, 24.
Oklahoma Transportation Co..................... 195,143 166,23 17.4 239,2 190,3 255
Southwest Coaches Ih". ........................ 20,248 21,41 9 15,76 15,10..
Southwestern Greyhound.Lines, Inc. ............ 1517.553 1.166.219 31 97.,337 751.77 27.4
Southwestern Motor. Carriers. Corp. .............. 86,81 69,423' 250 222,2 16,35.0
Sunshine Bus Linea, Inc ................... 40,829 98,06 3.7 191,898 1071 79.8
Texas Bus Lines ............................. 7.538 63,o00 .23.1 167,690 139O 20.2
Texas Motorcoaches, In. ...................... 6,788 47,768, 91.9 17.718 12 7 2.3
Texas New Mexico and.Oklahoma Coahes, Ino. .. 148 750 135,041 10.2 126,255 ,9.9
Tri-State. Transit Company of Louisiana, Inc. 4 ,556 632,289 27.2 1,276,098 967 31
Union Bus Lines ............................... 4,370 61,776 36.6 70, 4.4
Union Transportation Co. ........................ 22,067 15,788 39.8 59, ,09 35.8
Rocky Mountain Region Total ..................... 412,368 310,924 32.6 308,250. 198.if8 55.6
Denver-Colorado SprFngs-iPueblo Motor Way, Inc. 67,895 53,97 27.2 93,8l6 64 9 91
Denver-Salt Lake-Pacific Stages, Inc. .......... 37,54 21,843 7.9 9,132 ,02 51.
Intermountain Transportation Co. .............. 70,60 47,862 47. 53,351 4, 301 32.4
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ........... 109,430 80,8 36.1 5,287 39,476 .
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc. .................... 97,211 82,995 17.1 58,380 290989 94.
Rocky Mountain Motor Co. ..................... 29,924 24419 22.5 9,28 33,05 18.
Pacific Region Total .......................... 4,411,745 3,403,981 29.6 5,676,645 4, 180,777 35.8
Auto Interurban Co. ........................... 78,018 57,592 35.5 295,913 .210,604 40.
Bremerton-Taooma Stages, Inc. ................ 28,802 18,597 54.9 61,776" '4117, 50.2
Dollar. Lines ............................... 12,335 14,539 d .-15... 3,097 i765 12.0
Gibson Lines .................................. 112,310 "3,055 .9 336,7756,2 189.9
Grays Harbor Lines .................... ........ 21,296 16,55 30.2 35,16 24,074 4.9
Inland Stage Co. ............................. 47,670 56,049 d 1. 25,235 108,277.
Mt. :Hod Stages, Inc. ........................ 77.973 36.94 783 24.3
North Coast Transportation Co. .............. 373,74 310,331 20.4 54 6 43:6 72
Pacific Greyhound Lines ...................... 2,707,089 2,150,007 25.9 3,636,478 2,666,84 ,
Peerless.Stages Inc. ......................... 47,913 35,150 3. 1-75 87, 542
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) ...... 1,166,5 1 .2 6131 1433 1 .5
Union Pacifiq Stages, Inc. (Oregon) ........... 393,665 269,688 46.0 186,999 147,76 26K.
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. ............. 317,000 228,829 38.5 227,000 170, 832.
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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-700 (BT)
DECEMBER, 1943


REVENUES AND PASSENGERS OF CLASS I MOTOR CARRIERS OF PASSENGERS
(Excluding Charter or Special)

Compiled from 172 reports representing 177 motor carriers


Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
December December Percent December December Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase

UNITED STATES All regions
Total, all carriers reported ............... $30,176,663 $27,053,512 11.5 44,411,713 39,893,644 11.3
EASTERN DISTRICT Total ..................... 8,503,677 7,889,658 7.8 16,447,167 15,387,848 6.9
New England Region Total .................... 1,262,854 1,293,673 d 2.4 3,807,687 3,756,150 1.4
Boston & Maine Transportation Co ........... 155,454 155,252 .1 833,387 765,260 .9
Boston, Worcester & New York Street Ry. Co. 91,509 95,510 d 4.2 428,10 41,737 d 3.0
Eastern Greyhound Lines of New England ..... 20,745 22,840 9. 13,342 13,556 d
I. C. T. Bus Co. ............................ 13,05 17,402 2. 27,945 40,838
Interstate Busses Corp. .................... 38,8 36,348 5, 41,56 36296
Johnson Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 47,899 48,75 d 239,455 2 376
Maine Central Transportation Co. ........... 93,8 93,470 .4 290,98 269.668 .
New England Greyhound Lines, Ino. ......... 83,157 92,939 o.5 41,959 49,496 1.
New England Transportation Co. .............. 282,722 308,179 716,513 763,106 d .
Rhode Island Bus Co ........................ 90,193 73,840 22 208,382 141,710 947
Short Line, Inc. ........................... 231,693 24,908 d 1.4 813,874 841,95 d
Trailways of New England, Inc ............. 37,270 43,240 d13. 21,500 23,245
Vermont Transit Co., Ino. ................ 76,179 71,6703 130,407 128,90
Middle Atlantic Region Total ................ 2,978,318 2,740,391 8.7 6,892,686 6,378,719 8.1
Adirondack Transit Lines, Inc. ............69,986 58,273 20.1 111,699 88,849 25.7
Asbury Park New York Transit Corp. ...... 16,608 20,426 d 8. 20,517 25,447 1
Baltimore Motor Coach Co. .................. 18,635 30,395 57,588 146,370
Blue.Ridge Transportation.Co. ............ 137,554 135,285 182,454 170,750
Boulevard Transit Lines, Inc. ............... 7,O9 51,476 d 7. 212,187 230,789 d 8.1
Buffalo & Erie Coach Corp. ................ 50,008 48,575 168,926 165,180
Capitol Bus Co.............................. 38,o30 46,597 18.4 99,bbb 7,85 2.3
Central Greyhound Lines, Ino. .............. 724,388 633,118 ~ 4. 1,014,242 840,11 20.7
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (West Va.) .... 153,333 122,706 25.0 563,214 404,o60 39.4
De Camp Interstate Transit Co.............. 5,0,2 04 d 1.2 124,469 138,029 d .8
Eastern Trails, Ino ........................ 19,850 17,963 18,659 16,884
Edwards Motor Transit Co., Inc.............. 100,200 100,930 d 93,000 103,627 d 10.
Grand Central Cadillac Renting Corp. ....... 27,870 20849 3.7 28.772 21,475 34.
Hudson Transit Lines, Inc. ................. 70,635 55,573 27.1 53,76 50,728 5
Inter-City Transportation Co., Inc. / ..... 169, 166,106 2.3 654,59 680,396 d .8
L. B. K. Lines, Inc ........................ 22,657 23,348 d .0 91,24 93,752
Lincoln Transit Co., Inc..................... --- ---86,674 156,904 168,836
Logan-Williamson Bus Co. ................... 55,26 46,755 91,255 75,608
Manhattan Transit Co., Inc. 2/............ 80,303 80.04 3 328,693 325,454 1.0
Frank Martz Coach Co., Ino. ................ 83,735 76,603 9.3 77,590 79,14 d 2.0
Mohawk Coach Lines, Inc ................... 9,851 11,519 d 14. 10,963 14,110 3
Mountain Transit Corp. ..................... 5,000 8,924 d 2,295 4,197 d
Mountain View Coach Lines, Inc. ............ 20,140 14,692 77 65,336 55,501
Quaker City Bus Co. ........................ 42,528 40,952 3.8 66,828 52,202 28.0
Reading Transportation Co ................. 47,512 42,7W4 11.2 223,505 187,977 18.9
Red Star Motor Coaches, Inc. .............. 61887971 6.8 68.,51 66,559 3.0
Reynolds Transportation Co. ................ 51,408 36,604 4 77,871 52,179 49.2
Rockland Coaches, Inc. 3/ .................. 177,805 156,832 13.4 586,337 528,517 10.9
Safeway Trails, Inc. ....................... 60,386 50,241 20.2 112,677 90,017 25.2
Short Line Inc. of Penn ................... 60,053 57,468 4.5 242,429 232,993 4.0
Western New York Motor Lines, Inc .......... 34,897 ,999 d 5 75,753 75,165 .8
West Ridge Transportation Co. .............. 114,899 ,5 72 348,455 2,233 42.7
West Virginia Transportation Co. ........... 112,695 112,002 .6 274,575 281,214 d 2.4
Westwood Transportation Co., Inc. / ....... 53,373 50,601 5.5 291,299 255,373 I
White Star Lines, Inc. ..................... 103,813 112,457 d 296,678 335,282 d 11.5
Central Region Total ........................ 4,262,505 3,855,594 10.6 5,746,794 5,252,979 9.4
A. B. C. Coach Lines, Lessee ............. 42,492 36,317 17.0 92,628 85,210 8.7
All American Bus Lines, Inc. ............... 261,879 209,906 24.8 30,693 23,766 29.1
Black Hawk Motor Transit Co ............... 37,781 33,019 14.4 52,291 47,508 10.1
Bluebird Coach Lines, Inc. ................. 75,766 68,533 10.6 344,158 306,021 12.5
Capitol Greyhound Lines .................... 130,487 113,118 15.4 115,944 107,328 8.0
Cincinnati & Lake Erie Transportation Co .. 185,222 187,870 d 1.4 780,746 736,619 6.0
Cleveland Lorain Highway Coach Co .......... 17,523 15,005 --= 55,869 47,391 17.9
DeLuxe Motor Stages ........................ 14.177 11.461 23.7 5,314 4286 24.0
DeLuxe Motor Stages of Illinois ............ 17,521 14,031 24.9 16,243 14,478 12.2
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 619,82 548 12.9 437,767 391,184 11.9
Great Lakes Greyhound Lines, Inc. of Ind. .. 271,38 210,667 28.8 163,167 141,020 15.7
Greenville-Dayton Transportation Co ....... 23,649 12,081 95.8 60,134 56,807 5.9
Illini Coach Co., Inc .................... 14,402 12,578 14.5 24,745 20,320 21.8
Illinois Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............. 156,110 139,351 12.0 168,213 133, 93 26.1
Illinois Transit Lines, Inc. ............... 33,619 30911 8.8 54,430 4,283 22.9
Indian Trails .............................. 65,854 54464 20.9 82,334 57.687 42.7
Indiana Motor Bus Company .................. 57,77 60632 4.8 3,809 90,33 d 7.2
Indianapolis and Southeastern Lines, Inc. .. 19,339 18,613 40,891 38,661 -4
Jacksonville Bus Line Co. .................. 40,222 29,583 36.0 56,293 45,084 24.9
King Brothers Co. ......................... 79,187 72,780 8.8 165,119 142,949 15.5
Muskingum Valley Transit Co ................ 21,593 17,977 20.1 2,938 22,36 11.6
Northern Trails, Inc. ........................ 7,253 10,796 d 2. 1675 1,514 10.6
Ohio Bus Line Co. ......................... 56,935 52,921 7.6 244,661 216,959 12.8
Penn Bus Co. .............................. 68,158 75,681 d 9.9 269,017 294,382 d 8.6
Penn-Ohio Coach Lines Co. ................. 253,199 234.909 7692.486 570,128 .5
Pennsylvania Greyhound Lines, Inc. ......... 1,350,000 1,296,593 .1 1,061,855 1,085,953 d 2.2
Peoria Rockford Bus Co. ................... 22,597 26,709 d 1 .4 32,508 4,411 T
Red Star Way, Inc ......................... 24,056 20,029 2 31,717 27,340 -T6.
Short Way Lines, Inc. ...................... 48,933 110,821 34.4 34,890 27,207 21.2
Southern Limited, Inc. ..................... 51,472 47,247 8.9 28,395 24,775 14.6
Swallow Coach Lines, Inc. .................. 11,550 12,465 .20,907 15,000 39.4
Valley Public Service Co. .................... 82,622 69,674 .6 172,957 139,636 23.9

Note:--Class I motor carriers are those having average gross operating revenues of $100,000 or over annually. Carriers
reporting an annual average revenue per passenger carried of less than 20 cents are considered local or sub-
urban carriers and are omitted from this statement.
Includes New Jersey-New York Transit Co., Inc.
Includes Manhattan Coach Line, Inc.
Includes Spring Valley Motor Coach Co., Inc.
Includes Westwood Transportation Lines, Inc.
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Passenger revenue Passengers carried
District and carrier
December December Percent December December Percent
1943 1942 increase 1943 1942 increase
Southern Region Total .......................... $8,220,022 $7,430,691 10.6 11,944,149 10,201,803 17.1
Alaga Coach Lines, Inc......................... 54,617 47,516 14.9 71,737 58,507 22.6
Atlantic Greyhound Corp. .................... 1,521,255 1,478,439 2.9 1,725,963 1,528,238 12.9
Atlantic Stages ............................... 20,795 17,921 16.0 55, 2 38,6125 43.8
Bowling Green-Hopkineville Bus Co., Inc. ..... 26,515 17,504 51.5 31,49 32,596 d
Capital Motor Lines ........................... 89,840 67,614 32.9 132,805 111,181 l
Carolina Coach Co. ............................ 353,301 291,679 21.1 808, 9 674,485 19.9
Carolina Coach Company of Va. ................. 11,279 88,020 28 165 11203 47
Carolina Motor Bus Lines ...................... 24.857 23534 5.6 5.518 48512 20.
Carolina Scenic Coach Lines ................... 63,3 76, d 17. 2,26 2,989 d 20.9
Carolina Stages ............................... 23,3S3 15,527 54,569 4,o18
Cherokee Motor Coach Go. ...................... 57,97 42,179 37.4 217,081 230,971 d 6.0
Consolidated Bus Lines, Inc. (Tenn.) ... .. 53,876 59626 d .6 142,316 135,947 4-7"
Crescent Stages, Inc. ........................ 133,132 145,222 202,764 213,15 d 4.
Dixie Greyhound Lines, Inc. .................. 608,363 556,550 624,257 572,043
Florida Motor Lines Corp. ..................... 562,371 503,567 11.7 5, 502,493 8.6
Georgia Stages, Inc. ......................... 119,059 112,538 5.8 1, 53,20 21.7
Greeneboro-Fayetteville Bus Lines, Inc. ...... 144.08 122.981 17.1 527660 55,. 16.o
Gulf Transport Co. ............................ 100,109 80,85 23. 126,171 101 39 24.9
Kentucky-Virginia Stages ...................... 21,371 20,675 3.4 45,08 46,946 d 4.0
Lewisburg Bus Lines, Inc. .................... 23,960 21,004 4.1 33,02525,540
Norfolk Southern Bus Corp. .................... 124,227 101,890 21.9 318,766 273,838 16.4
Pan American Greyhound Lines, Inc. ........... 36,55 32,28 13.3 25,224 18,056 397
Queen City Coach Co. .......................... 395, 39 322,738 22.5 862,101 682,532 26.3
Richmond-Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 319,8 7 304,617 5.0 289,201 258,258 12.0
Seashore Transportation Co. ................... 132,62 115,291 15.1 288,194 236,811 21.7
Smoky Mountain Stages, Inc. .................. 121648 89.61 35.7 221841 105.083 111.1
Southeastern Greyhound Lines .................. 1,540,300 1,435,093 7.3 2,036,000 1,767,198 15.2
Southeastern Motor Lines, Inc. .............. 30,200 27,03 11.7 70,39 58,85 19.5
Southeastern Stages, Inc. ..................... 124,626 97,015 28.5 142,51 105,188
Southern Stages, Inc. ........................ 75,322 64,19 17.3 99,591 85,521
Tamiami Trail Tours, In. ...................... 11,922 80116 .7 86,197 55,334 55
Teche Greyhound Lines ........................ 710,120 658,986 7.8 678,162 61,46 5.2
Tennessee Coach Co. ........................... 196,303 1,55 25.1 34,103 221,0105
Tri-State Coach Corp. ........................ 47,257 IO 16.7 206,7 165470 2.7
Virginia Stage Lines, Inc. .................. 133,993 114,947 16.6 302,40 16, 692 83.7
WESTERN DISTRICT Total ......................... 13,452,964 11,733,163 14.7 16,020,397 14,303,993 12.0
Northwestern Region Total ...................... 931,131 712,573 30.7 824,740 670,807 22.9
Jack Rabbit Lines, Inc. ...................... 22,825 20,700 10.3 14,616 12,575 16.2
Northern Pacific Transport Co. ................ 8,30 8,693 d 4. 10,124 10,47 .
Northland Greyhound Lines, Inc. ............... 900,000 683,180 1.0 800,000 647,759
Mid Western Region Total ....................... 2,581,348 2,311,927 11.7 2,112,345 1,992,891 6.0
Burlington Transportation Co. ................ 612,795 511,862 19.7 5,354 499,755 11.5
Crown Coach Co. .............................. 145,352 145,022 .2 145, 3 156,29 d 6.
Interstate Transit Lines I/ ................... 780,620 658,615 18.5 479,42
Jefferson Transportation Co. .................. 125,853 109,620 14.8 111,708 102,378 9.1
Kansas City & Leavenworth Transp. Co. ........ 29,135 36,61 d 20.4 80,082 94,41 d 1.2
Missouri Transit Co., Inc. .................... 24,091 23,056 28,340 26,703 5
Mo-Ark Coach Lines, Inc ...................... 86,320 68,905 25.3 91,018 83,270 9
Santa Fe Trail Transportation Co. ............. 7457o03 731,291 2.0 590,274 54,573.4
Southern Kansas Greyhound Lines, Inc.......... 31,479 26,939 16.9 28,614 27,034 5.8
Southwestern Region Total ...................... 5,178,850 4,783,292 8.3 7,076,929 6,585,352 7.5
Airline Motor Coaches, Inc. ................... 160,896 126,322 27.4 172,245 130,229 32.3
Arkansas Motor Coaches Ltd., Inc. ............ 60,919 48,702 25.1 74,797 59,6o3 2.55
Arrow Coach Lines ............................ 42,073 32, 28 28.9 60,287 -36,727 .1
Bowen Motor Coaches ........................... 599,081 596,040 .5 1,125,457 1,250,50 d 10.0
Carlsbad Cavern Coaches ...................... 23,090 14,471 59. 10,83 7,024 5
Denoo Bus Lines, Inc. ........................ 23,998 24,903 .6 52,70 51,33 2.6
Dixie Motor Coach Corp. ...................... 190,568 190,283 397,832 35,33 3.2
Frisco Transportation Co. ..................... 27,859 19,826 40.5 53 1 4833 19.6
Great Southern Coaches, Inc. .................. 27,743 24435 59,0 52,977 11.5
Interurban Transportation Co., Inc. ........... 291,00 278,228 4. 607,465 566,889 7.2
Jordan Bus Co. ................................ 33,974 562 4.2 397 ,210 d 4
Kerrville Bus Company, Inc. ................... 185,929 1,806 2 216,227 ,607
Mid-Continent Coaches ......................... 52,532 43,356 21.2 84,668 91,868 7.
Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma Coach Lines ..... 97,242 94,059 3.4 110,145 7,702
Missouri Pacific Transportation Co. ........... 430,000 391,47 10.0 590,000 549,070 75
Oklahoma Transportation Co. .................. 186,355 180,62 35 230,453 208,781 10.4
Southwest Coaches Inc. ........................ 20,05 20,624 d 7 15,132 16,044 d .7
Southwestern Greyhound Lines, Inc ............ 1.319.34 1.280985 914.268 824.125
Southwestern Motor Carriers Corp. ............ ,466 74,27 1. 229241 17,14225
Sunshine Bus Lines, Inc. ...................... 142,596 116,610 22.3 181,389 12,616 46.7
Texas Bus Lines ............................... 76,25 79,961 d 4. 161,121 179,091 d 10.0
Texas Motorcoaohes, Inc. .................... .. 64,1 59,248 173,189 159,496 -- 87
Texas New Mexico and Oklahoma Coaches, Inc. ... 123,108 135,430.1 107012 122,042 d 12
Tri-State Transit Company of Louisiana, Inc. .. 794,704 686,597 1,26,40 1,131,476
Union Bus Lines ............................... 102,980 67,215 53.2 76,972 61,84 24.5
Union Transportation Co. ...................... 19,031 17,165 10.9 57,1o6 51,672 10.3
Rocky Mountain Region Total .................... 405,594 335,351 20.9 300,199 227,817 31.8
Denver-Colorado Springs-Pueblo Motor Way, Inc. 56,698 59,670 d .o 98,469 63,272 55.6
Denver-Salt Lake-Pacific Stages, Inc. ......... 39,764 26,032 527 *8,716 ,634 31.4
Intermountain Transportation Co. .............. 69,908 40,24 73.7 ,3o3 39,588 372
New Mexico Transportation Co., Inc. ........... 106,000 90,106 17.6 49,112 ,o50.
Rio Grande Motor Way, Inc. .................... 105,224 91,055 15.6 52,955- 38,379 38.
Rooky Mountain Motor Co ...................... 28,000 28,24- d 36,64 33,89 8.1
Pacific Region Total ........................... 4,356,041 3,590,020 21.3 5,706,184 4,827,126 18.2
Auto Interurban Co. .......................... 80,935 74,868 8.1 313,997 262,273 19.7
Bremerton-Tacoma Stages, Inc. ................. 29,8 13,442 114.6 63,303 44,217 43.2
Dollar Lines .................................. 18,637 16,790 11.0 3,363 3,135 73
Gibson Lines ................................. 102,209 54,576 87.3 366, 132,358 17
Grays Harbor Lines ............................ 23,617 23,091 2.3 35,911 30,339
Inland Stage Co................................ 46.628 74,985 37. 22,776 24,000 1
Mt. Hood Stages, Inc. ......................... 58,26 45,390 36.694 30.890 1
North Coast Transportation Co. ................ 39,18 352,28 7.8 559,243 58,999
Pacific Greyhound Lines ..................... 2,727,867 2,132,975 27.9 3,68,611 3,127,095 15.7
Peerless Stages, Inc. ........................ 47,688 43,588 9.4 113,360 110,97 2.1
Santa Fe Transportation Co. (California) ...... 200,226 216,967 d 170,751 16813 / 1.6
Union Pacific Stages, Inc. (Oregon) ........... 354,742 297,021 9. 175,631 178o21 d
Washington Motor Coach Co., Inc. ................ 286,000 24,039 17.2 226,000 206,792 /'


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